Junior Ranger Fitness Challenge

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Here is a suggestion from the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park for those stuck at home with kids needing some activities. Try this suggestion from the Dayton Aviation NPS facebook page:

"Need to get outside and move a little bit? Give the Junior Ranger Fitness Challenge a try! Find some space in your yard or in a non-crowded park to see how you match up to the Wright Flyer".

- CLICK HERE, or on the image above, to see more on the Dayton Aviation NPS facebook page, along with more up-to-date information and some great videos from the talented rangers.

The park service also has educational activity packets, lesson plans and curriculum materials available to download from their website - at

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COVID-19 Closure Updates

Status of Aviation Trail sites regarding visitors during the COVID-19 precautions: Status on Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park buildings as of December 3. All indoor facilities closed.


Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park 

16 S. Williams St., Dayton, OH 45402

Visitor Center:

For details and seasonal date schedules see

or please call (937) 225-7705 for the current park schedule.


From W. Third St., turn south on Williams St and then turn left on Fourth St. Go 1/2 block and turn left into the Visitor Center parking area.

CLICK HERE for a parking map.

See the Visitor Center page for details on hours.

Travel Note - Third St. Bridge closure:

The Third Street Bridge will be CLOSED beginning Jan. 1, 2020 until approximately Oct. 2021. Visitors can use the Fifth St. Bridge or the Salem Ave. Bridge as detours from downtown Dayton. A file with more detailed instructions for visitors traveling from the north or south via I-75, or from the east and west via US35 can be downloaded by CLICKING HERE.


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