Pecos is a family-friendly park!
The hiking trails provide many opportunities for kids to explore history and nature up close. Everyone will also enjoy the short interpretive talks and walks offered year round. Please stop in at the Visitor Center to check current schedules, view the exhibits, and watch the park orientation video.
Pecos Junior Ranger Program
Are you interested in becoming a Junior Ranger? Pecos junior ranger booklets are available at the visitor center. Filled with fun activities, these books reveal the wonders of Pecos to kids and parents alike.
All About Archeology
NPS Archeology for Kids is an educational resource that explains what archeologists do and how they do it--from field crews to zooarcheologists to underwater archeologists--with plenty of interactive opportunities for all ages.
Last updated: May 1, 2020