National Park Service: Junior Ranger Online - Virtual Mesa Verde Junior Ranger Program

Can’t visit the park but want to become a Mesa Verde Junior Ranger? Well, now you can enjoy Mesa Verde online and earn a virtual Junior Ranger badge.

Follow along with two friends, one from today and one from the past as they explore the park with you online.


First: Download the online version of the Junior Ranger booklet below.
Second: Read through the 3 steps within in the square on the first page and learn what age symbol to look for to complete your age’s activities. (Activities are broken down into three age groups, 4-7, 8-9, 10+.)
Third: Using the links provided, complete your choice of activities.
Fourth: Read the pledge with your friends or family then download and print your virtual Mesa Verde Junior Ranger badge.

*Parents: Keep in mind that this is a family-friendly activity, so you may want to help guide your younger children through the program.

K-6, Middle School

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Download the online version of the Mesa Verde Junior Ranger booklet here!