(Gillette, Wyo.) Tomorrow until Sunday, the 24th, Devils Tower National Monument will be waiving entrance fees to the park in honor of National Park Week. It's the Park Service's 100th birthday, and there are plenty of things to do to celebrate. It's all part of "Find Your Park," their national campaign to get people interested in their local national park. "During National Park Week, and throughout the centennial year, we invite everyone from near and far to come to Devils Tower National Monument and experience the Tower,” said Tim Reid, superintendent. Events include: - *National Junior Ranger Day *Saturday April 16, 11 am join a ranger for a special Junior Ranger program. Meet in front of the visitor center. - *Guided Trail Walk* Sunday, April 17 10am join a ranger for a 1 and half hour guided walk on the Tower Trail. Meet in front of the visitor center. - *Citizen Science Program* Wednesday April 20, 10 am – 12 noon. Join a ranger at the visitor center to discover the elusive porcupine. - *Prairie Dog Town* Saturday April 23, 10 am join the ranger at Prairie Dog town for an in depth look at the whimsical prairie dogs. For all events bring good hiking shoes and drinking water. And if you've got a photo or a selfie of yourself at Devils Tower, send it to us! Tweet it, Instagram it (and then tag us, @County17News,) or message it to us
. You can even
send it to us from right here via the Send A Photo
We'll be posting an album of submitted photos on our Facebook page and the
one with the most likes will win a Pitchengine Prize Pack!
(P.S. -- tweeting the hashtag #FindYourPark makes a little park ranger
icon automatically appear. Super cool!)