From National Parks

Letters to London: Jr Rangers Write

As my final post on Fort Frederica this year, I wanted to continue the tradition of sharing Letters from London.  As you may remember, the Fort Frederica Jr. Ranger program is different from most parks.  One of the activities in the Jr. Ranger program is writing a letter home, as if you are a colonist …

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Third Colonial Day at Fort Frederica

Because it is our third year working at Fort Frederica, it is also our third Colonial Day at Fort Frederica.  Colonial Day is the celebration of the colonists arriving at Fort Frederica in March of 1736.  So we have lots of living history people, demonstrations, and hands-on activities at this special event. Our third Colonial …

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FLETC Training at Fort Frederica

At Fort Frederica we have a wonderful view of the Marshes of Glynn on the other side of the Frederica River.  Directly across the marsh from Fort Frederica is the Glynco site of FLETC, the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center. FLETC trains National Park Service Law Enforcement Rangers, but 90 other Federal agencies also send …

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