Kids & Youth

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Starrcia shows how easy it is for a fourth grader to get their Every Kid in a Park Pass at Hawai‘i Volcanoes National easy as 1, 2, 3!

Ranger Olivia Discusses the Junior Ranger Program
Ranger Olivia Discusses the Junior Ranger Program

NPS/Janice Wei

Be a Junior Ranger
Choose from several programs for families with children up to the age of 12 who can earn a collectible Junior Ranger Badge from Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park.

Every Kid in a Park (links to external website)
Free access to Federal Lands and Waters for 4th graders and their guests
Every Kid in a Park Brochure (pdf 1.05MB)

Youth Programs
An NPS Subject Website
National Fossil Day
An NPS Subject Website
Junior Paleontologist
An NPS Subject Website
Night Skies
An NPS Subject Website

My Hawaiʻi Story Contest
My Hawaiʻi 2015 Student Environmental Writing Contest Winners

Park Fun
Fun activities for kids to do while in the park

National "Kids to Parks Day" Contest (links to external website)
In 2016 National Park Trust is once again hosting the Kids to Parks Day National School Contest! The purpose of the contest is to empower students to create and plan their own park experience.

Share Your Experiences
Do you have Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park experiences that you wish to share?
Submit your poetic, artistic or written expression.

Nature and Science
Visit the park's Nature and Science webpages to see why this park is so special.

Park Facts (pdf 272KB)
Writing a report and your teacher really likes statistics? This is where you will find those treasured bits of information.

Park History
Did you ever wonder how and why this bit of land on such a remote island in the Pacific Ocean become a National Park? Check it out!

Park Statistics (links to external website)
Annual reports, visitor statistics, Park acreage, and more

Ranger Programs
Ranger-led programs enrich your knowledge of park resources and Hawaiian culture

Web Adventures
Find online electronic field trips, virtual visits,and WebRanger!

Last updated: May 1, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 52
Hawaii National Park, HI 96718


(808) 985-6000

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