In this video, Junior Ranger Aida Frey speaks to Ranger David Ruth at Richmond Battlefield National Park. Frey shares how she wants to inspire other students to become Junior Rangers and learn about the National Parks. Frey has received over 117 Junior Ranger badges for visiting 117 National Parks.
National Park Week runs from April 20th to the 28th. Starting Monday, April 22nd to Friday, April 26th, the National Parks are waiving all entrance fees. The week kicks off on Saturday with NPS Junior Ranger Day. The Junior Ranger Program is available at many or the National Parks. Students who are interested in learning more about their favorite National Park have the opportunity to share what they learn with a Ranger and earn a Ranger badge. Kids can learn more about the National Parks that offer Junior Ranger programs at the National Park Service.