Jr. Ranger Programs and Camp Information


2011 Junior Ranger Programs

Junior Ranger Day at Glen Echo Park

Saturday, April 30, 2011 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Children ages 7-12 can earn a badge, certificate and other awards for completing five pages in the Junior Ranger Activity Booklet.

Or earn a badge and certifcate any day you visit:

Pick up a Junior Ranger Program book at the Ranger Station, complete activities in the book during your site visit and earn a Junior Ranger Badge and certificate.

Also, walk next door to the Clara Barton National Historic Site, complete activities in the book and earn an additional badge and certificate.

2011 Junior Ranger Summer Camp Information

July 12th - 13th 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

July 19th - 20th 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

August 2nd - 3rd 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

August 9th - 10th 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

History will come alive for children ages 9-12 during an exciting two-day camp with fun-filled learning activities related to the history of Glen Echo Park and Clara Barton's life. Campers will gain an understanding of the National Park Service mission and the national signifigance of both sites. Campers will spend two days with a Park Ranger and visit both sites, Glen Echo Park and Clara Barton National Historic Site and earn two Junior Ranger badges and certificates.

All Junior Ranger activities are offered free of charge. Sign-up for an unforgettable experience! Space is limited and reservations are required. Please call (301) 320-1410 for reservations beginning March 2011.

Civil Rights Junior Ranger Booklet NEW!

Available in the Glen Echo Park Ranger Station and Clara Barton National Historic Site This booklet recognizes the history and importance of the protests that ended segregation at Glen Echo Amusement Park over 50 years ago. Complete all the activities and earn a Junior Ranger badge. Please call (301) 320-1400 for additional information.


Last updated: April 10, 2015

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7300 MacArthur Boulevard
Glen Echo, MD 20812


(301) 320-1400

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