Be A Junior Ranger

front cover of Santa Fe NHT Junior Ranger Activity Book with cover image of a dirt road crossing an open plain

Are you ready to hit the trail? The Junior Ranger program will help you explore five national parks and one national historic trail!

You can visit any of these parks to earn the Santa Fe National Historic Trail Junior Ranger badge: Fort Larned National Historic Site, Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site, Fort Union National Monument, Pecos National Historical Park, and Capulin Volcano National Monument.

Junior Ranger Activity Book (541 KB pdf)

Wagons ho! You are on your way!

Updated December 28, 2017

kids in a line and holding mock guns pointing upward face a man in blue military uniform

Parks often offer Junior Ranger camps and other ways to participate in the Junior Ranger program. Check the park's website (all five are listed above) to learn more.

For families unable to travel to parks, consider participating in a virtual visit. Contact us for more information.

Last updated: February 8, 2019

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National Trails
Santa Fe National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504


(505) 988-6098

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