Become a Junior Ranger

Junior Ranger Book Spanish Version
C&O Canal Junior Ranger Activity Book, available in English and Spanish

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Go on outdoor adventures, complete creative challenges, unlock treasured history, and learn life-long nature skills!

There are many options for becoming a National Park Service Junior Ranger! The C&O Canal National Historical Park offers a Junior Ranger Activity Book, along with several Virtual Junior Ranger adventures! The National Park Service offers several special interest Junior Ranger books. Whatever adventure you choose, we hope you'll enjoy becoming a Junior Ranger!

C&O Canal Junior Ranger Activity Book
C&O Canal Junior Ranger Activity Book

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Where can I find the C&O Canal Junior Ranger Activity Book?

In 2021, the C&O Canal National Historical Park introduced a new Junior Ranger Activity Book, available in English and Spanish versions. There are several ways you can get a copy!
  • Request a digital copy of the book!
  • Want a hard copy of the book mailed to you?
  • Starting in Spring 2022, C&O Canal Junior Ranger books will be available in the C&O Canal Visitor Centers. Call ahead to check availability: C&O Canal Great Falls Visitor Center: (301) 767-3714, C&O Canal Williamsport Visitor Center (301) 582-0813, and C&O Canal Cumberland Visitor Center (301) 722-8226.
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Junior Ranger Books

Check out these special interest Junior Ranger Books that you can download to do at home or at your favorite National Park.

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Virtual Junior Ranger

There is so much to discover at the C&O Canal – right from the comfort of your own home! Become a Virtual Junior Ranger.


Junior Ranger Activities

  • C&O Canal Junior Ranger Badge

    Junior Ranger Badge Activity

    Completed a Junior Ranger program? Download your badge or create your own here.

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    Junior Ranger Radio

    Tune into National Park Service's Junior Ranger Radio! Great for singing around a bonfire while roasting some marshmallows for s'mores.

  • National Junior Ranger Day illustrated patch.

    National Junior Ranger Day

    Every year we celebrate National Junior Ranger day during National Park Week. Check out the activities and fun across the NPS.

Last updated: October 30, 2021

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