Be A Junior Ranger

Jr. Ranger Badge

Become a Carlsbad Caverns National Park Junior Ranger! Learn about the natural wonders of the park and how you can help preserve them for the future. To become a Junior Ranger, request a free Junior Ranger Activity Book at the visitor center. While the program is available for download below, only children visiting the park can complete the requirements necessary to earn a badge.

After completing the age appropriate requirements, and reviewing their work with a ranger, participants will be awarded an official Junior Ranger badge.

To download the Junior Ranger Program:

0 - 6 years

7 - 12 years

Take a look at the World Heritage Site Junior Ranger webpage.

You may also be interested in the National Park Service WebRanger Program. Children can earn a patch through the mail by playing games and learning about National Parks online.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

3225 National Parks Highway
Carlsbad, NM 88220


(575) 785-2232

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