DIY: Create an Arrowhead

National Park Service symbol

You’ve probably seen the National Park Service emblem a few times, but do you know the meaning behind the arrowhead design?

NPS arrowhead and what it symbolizes

Each image within this arrowhead design symbolizes something that the National Park Service works to protect and preserve for the future.

Create Your Own

Create your own arrowhead design using the template below to show us what you would like to protect and preserve for the future!

Create your own arrowhead.
Click the image to open up a larger one that you can print out!

DIY Arrowheads designed by Reid and Graham

Don’t forget to share photos of your arrowhead with us on social media using #forcvnp or by tagging us!

You can also email your creations to us at for a chance to have them featured on our website and social media channels!

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The Conservancy is a nonprofit friends group for Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Our goals are to improve visitor experiences, and provide meaningful, life-enhancing programs to our communities. If you would like to join us in protecting the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, please consider supporting your park today.