For Kids

There is so much to learn in the redwood forest! Whether you are at Muir Woods or at home, we want you to experience and explore this wonderful forest ecosystem.
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Get The Muir Woods Junior Ranger Book

Download the Muir Woods Junior Ranger book from home.

If you visit Muir Woods, you can do the Junior Ranger Program and get your booklet at the visitor center. If you already visited and did not take part or want to try it from home you can still participate! Just fill out the book and mail us a copy of your finished book! Once we look over your book, we can mail you a Junior Ranger Badge!
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Ranger Stephanie wants to take you on a journey through the redwood forest! How do things work together in the forest and how you are a part of this story? Join us for a redwood forest puppet show!

As you watch the redwood forest puppet show you can do these fun activities! Answer the animals' questions, draw, and imagine you are in the redwood forest!

Do you want to do your own puppet show? You can download and print your own redwood forest puppets!

There are so many different ways to learn about this forest ecosystem. Explore resources, lesson plans, games and more!
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Learn With Save The Redwoods League

Explore lesson plans, activities, and more through Save the Redwoods League.

Children look closely at a redwood tree

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A ranger and a child sit on a bridge and look at the creek

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Last updated: January 30, 2021

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Muir Woods National Monument
1 Muir Woods Rd

Mill Valley, CA 94941


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