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Junior Ranger Day 101

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Details

Date:
June 24
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free (park pass required)
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://nps.gov/slbe

Venue

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
9922 West Front Street
Empire, MI 49630 United States
Phone:
231-326-4700
Website:
http://www.nps.gov/slbe

Organizer

Lisa Griebel
Phone:
231-326-4700
Email:
lisa_griebel@nps.gov
Website:
www.nps.gov/slbe

Other

Season
Summer
Age
Families, Children

Explore, Learn, Protect! Kids of all ages are welcome to come and learn at Junior Ranger 101 on June 24th! Families can take part in fun activities and learn the basics of being a Junior Ranger. Learn about lighthouses, NPS history, animals, and more! Complete all of the activities and earn your official Junior Ranger patch.

Junior Ranger Day activities will take place 3:00-6:00 p.m. Visitors will meet park staff at the Dune Climb parking area for this free event. Families are welcome to come and go, but plan to spend one hour with park rangers to earn a Junior Ranger badge. For your safety, visitors are encouraged to consider personal comfort needs and bring water, sunscreen, and appropriate footwear. Please note, participants will be asked to sign a photo/video release.

Junior Ranger Day event is free with a park pass. Passes may be purchased at the Phillip A. Hart Visitor Center in Empire, Michigan, and cost $15 (per vehicle) for seven days, or $30 for an annual pass.

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