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Junior Rangers

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Come be a City of Ocala Junior Ranger!

Open to kids 8-11 years old, this seven-part program will give an overview of wilderness skills, history, environmental stewardship, and Ranger knowledge to be able to take on the wild. Twice a month from 10 a.m. to 12 p..m. (some exceptions) students will meet with City of Ocala Park Rangers and learn about a new topic. Junior Rangers will leave each workshop with a take-home item that relates to the subject matter learned. At the end of the program there will be a family camp-out inside Fort King National Historic Landmark to showcase all the skills that the Junior Rangers learned. Parents/guardians must sign their kids up for the entire program, each workshop builds on the other. $90.00 for the entire program.


Saturdays | Feb. 1 - May 16, 2020

February 1st- Leave No Trace

February 29th- Shelter Building/ Knots

March 14th- Fire-making and Cooking

March 28th- Florida History at the Fort

April 11th- Fishing

May 2nd- Native Animals and Tracking

May 16th-17th- Camp out Extravaganza


For more information, please call 352-368-5533.