Colonial National Historical Park National Junior Ranger Day Youth Yorktown Battlefield Walk

Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center
1000 Colonial Parkway
Yorktown Va, VA 23690
United States 1000 Colonial Parkway Yorktown Va 23690


  • Fee free Day: $0.00

Come join us for National Junior Ranger Day, an annual recognition of America’s future. Children 14 and under, accompanied by an adult, can participate in a ranger-led walk of the battlefield, Saturday, April 21st, 2017. The walk will begin and end at the Yorktown Battlefield visitor center. All attendees must register at the Visitor Center information desk to participate. The Yorktown Visitor Center will accept the first 100 registrants only, not including accompanying adult/s. The walk will encompass approximately 1.5 miles and take about 2 hours to complete. The ranger will share stories about the battle, the battlefield, and famous historical figures. Participants are encouraged to bring totes or backpacks and a snack. Cold water will be provided by the National Park Service.. Completion of the walk will earn each registered, fourteen and under participant, a commemorative ranger badge certificate, a goodie bag, and knowledge of stuff they never knew!