Just for Kids

The White Mountain National Forest is a great place for kids to visit, play, learn, and have adventures! During the summer, there are free fun programs at our campgrounds. In the winter there are things to do like our Woods in Winter program.

Find an activity below and start planning your adventure! 


Join the White Mountain National Forest 'family' as a Junior Ranger

A Junior Ranger swearing-in ceremony.

The White Mountain National Forest Junior Forest Ranger activity book is designed for children ages 5-12, who earn a Junior Forest Ranger patch and certificate by completing as many pages as their age. Pick up a booklet at any ranger station or download one online.


Visit the Forest Headquarters

The Forest Headquarters in Campton, NH, is a fun place to visit not only for adults but for children as well. 

Discovery Trail

As a part of your visit to the White Mountain National Forest, don't miss the Discovery Trail.