Track Santa with NORAD’S New and Improved Santa Tracker!
For over 60 years, NORAD and its predecessor, the Continental Air Defense Command (CONAD) have tracked Santa's Flight and now they have a brand new updated Santa tracker making it easier and easier to track the big guy!
You can track Santa and his reindeer on the site but also there are so many other things to do as well.
They have interactive maps of the North Pole, video games, music, library, movies, and even games.
Kids can even call and check on Santa's progress at 1-877- HI - NORAD
It's a fun site and kids and parents alike will enjoy the magic of Christmas. You can track Santa's progress here
Do you know how NORAD started tracking Santa Claus? Here's their story:
NORAD started the tradition after a local store’s advertisement for kids to call Santa on a special “hotline” included a misprinted telephone number. Instead of reaching Mr. Kris Kringle, the number put kids through to the CONAD Commander-in-Chief’s operations “hotline.” The Director of Operations, Colonel Harry Shoup, received the first “Santa” call and had his staff check radar data to see if there was any indication of Santa making his way south from the North Pole. Indeed, there were signs of Santa, and children who called in were given an update on Santa’s position. Thus, the tradition was born.