Jungle Coloring Pages
On this page you will find a collection of jungle coloring pages for kids. There are jungle scenes, rainforest animals (such as tapirs, hippos, chimpanzees, poison dart frogs, toucans, and many more), rainforest plants, and even jungle theme fonts. You will not find any lions here however. I know they're called the "king of the jungle", but they don't actually live in the rain forest.
I am including some of my own line art pictures which you could use as rainforest coloring pages. Most of these have been created based on photos from Morguefile and clipart from wpclipart.
You may also be interested in another habitat, my desert coloring pages.
My own capybara lineart - click to enlarge
The capybara lives in Central and South America in rain forests or open country near swamps, lakes, or rivers.It ranges in color from light brown, to reddish brown, to gray-brown with yellowish brown on its belly. It is the world's largest rodent, which means it has pair of constantly growing incisor teeth. It is designed perfectly for living in and around water, with partly webbed feet for walking on muddy ground and its eyes, ears, and nostrils on the top of its head so that it can remain almost completely submerged for long periods of time.
my own line art - click picture for larger image
The chimpanzee lives in Africa. Its coat is mainly black with a pink or brown face. It is known to use simple tools, such as twigs, rocks, and leaves, to extract get termites out of their nest, to make a sponge to soak up water, or to crack open nuts.
My own elephant line art - click to enlarge.
There are two types of elephants living in Africa and Asia (called the Indian elephant). They are grayish-black or grayish-brown. The African elephant is slightly bigger than the Indian elephant and has bigger ears. The African elephant has a bit of a dip in its back whereas the Indian elephant has a bit of a rounded back.
My own line art - click to enlage
The gorilla lives in central Africa. It is black to brownish-gray with the males developing a broad silvery-white saddle as they get older. They are then called silverbacks, for obvious reasons. The gorilla is actually a peaceful vegetarian, but most of its disputes are settled by shows of aggression and beating its chest.
My own line art - click to enlarge
The hippopotamus lives in Africa. It is grayish-brown to coppery-brown to blueish-black with a pinkish belly. Hippos spend most of their day resting in large groups in the water. They can remain almost totally submerged because their eyes, ears, and nostrils are on the top of their heads. The male hippos are territorial and very aggressive.
My own jaguar lineart - click to enlarge
The jaguar is found in the marshlands and tropical forests of Central and South America. They are yellowish-brown with black spots, although some can be completely black. They are fierce predators, and will even attack caimans (similar to crocodiles).
The leopard comes from Africa and southern Asia. It has a pale brown coat with black spots. It often ambushes its prey by leaping on it from the lower branches of a tree. Leopards are very strong predators and can drag large carcasses into trees so they can feed on it undisturbed.
Lots of monkey pictures - a huge list of all types of monkeys, including howler monkeys, spider monkeys and proboscis monkeys.
My okapi lineart - click to enlarge.
The okapi is found in the dense jungle of west central Africa. Its coat is dark reddish-brown to black with black and white stripes on its rear and legs and white markings on its face. The male has hornlike structures on his head, like giraffes, called ossicones.
My tapir lineart - click to enlarge
The tapir comes from Asia and Central and South America. The Malayan tapir's coat is black with a big white section in the middle. Other species of tapir have reddish-brown, gray, or almost black coats. Young tapirs are all dark reddish-brown with cream spots and stripes running along the body and legs for camouflage. Tapirs love swimming in rivers or sinking to the bottom. They also enjoy wallowing in the mud to cool down and keep off the insects.
My own tiger lineart
Visit this tiger article for a long list of cartoon and realistic tiger coloring pages. You will also find saber tooth tigers there.
My macaw lineart - click to enlarge
The macaw is a brightly colored bird with a large beak and long tail. They usually have a bare, light colored around their eyes. They cover a wide area in search of their food which includes nuts, fruit, seeds, leaves, and flowers. They are intelligent and have impressive learning abilities, allowing them to mimic human sounds.
My toucan lineart - click to enlarge
The toucan has a large serrated beak which enables it to reach fruit, its main diet, on small branches which wouldn't be able to support its weight, then grasp and tear the fruit. They have two toes pointing backwards and two toes pointing forwards on their feet. Toucans make their nests in hollow trees and in holes made by other animals, such as woodpeckers.
Alligators, Crocodiles, and Caimans
My alligator / crocodile lineart - click to enlarge
Alligators, crocodiles, and caimans belong to a group called crocodilians. Most of them live in freshwater rivers, lakes, and lagoons. It hunts its prey by stealth, having only its eyes and nostrils above the water, moving into striking range of its victim without being seen. They like to lie in wait in the water for mammals who come to drink or to cross.
My chameleon lineart - click to enlarge and draw your own pattern on its skin
The chameleon can change the color and pattern of their skin. They mainly do this to regulate their temperature or to communicate with other chameleons. When they want to warm up, their skin gets darker so that it can absorb more sun. They have a prehensile tail for gripping branches. Each eye can swivel independently so they can look in different directions at the same time.
My boa lineart - click to enlarge
The tree boa is often green, allowing it to blend with the leaves in the trees, making it harder for any predatory birds to see it. It holds onto a branch with its strong, prehensile tail and lunges out and down to capture small birds and mammals.
Poison Dart Frogs - (Poison Arrow Frog)
Butterfly Coloring Pages There are many colorful butterflies and moths living in the jungle. Here are dozens of beautiful butterflies to color. You could also make your own pretty designs on their wings.
Jungle Theme Pictures
Jungle Fonts and Borders
Jungle title page (using jungle rock font) - click to enlarge
(Download the Jungle Rock font here for more letters.)
(Another tree font you could use in your jungle pictures)
mistaben on April 26, 2013:
Lovely ideas. I like the jaguar picture.
anonymous on February 13, 2013:
Very nice lens with some great ideas!
Fay Favored from USA on February 11, 2013:
You've covered so much it would take weeks to do them all. Nice job.
John Norman Stewart from Cottonwood, CA on January 29, 2013:
My grandkids would love this lens.....I'll have to bookmark it. Nice job. :)
kerryhrabstock on January 17, 2013:
Wow. I had no idea there were so many online coloring pages. Love this.
Elsie Hagley from New Zealand on November 12, 2012:
Very nice and interesting lens. Thanks for sharing. Blessed.
JoshK47 on October 24, 2012:
What a beautiful idea for a lens - and great coloring pages! Blessed by a SquidAngel!
jimmyboy88 on October 21, 2012:
i love coloring when i was young :)
anonymous on October 20, 2012:
Very cute Jungle coloring pages. Amazing stuff thanx!
BillyPilgrim LM on August 29, 2012:
This is great x
anonymous on August 28, 2012:
Fantastic lens, great job!
PocketfulofParis on July 17, 2012:
these are great!
xXOUTDOORSXx on June 12, 2012:
I should get some of these for my little cousin
Zebedee32 on May 27, 2012:
Wow! this is a great lens! You certainly know your stuff. when I get to lvl 12 and am able to do black boxes my lenses will look better.
CameronPoe on May 20, 2012:
I like the tree frog the best.
anonymous on May 10, 2012:
@coloringpages24: well i dont think it is that great cuz it is really difficult to draw
faber80 on May 09, 2012:
Beautiful coloring pages for my kids.
anonymous on March 16, 2012:
Thank you for this contribution. Sometimes it is difficult to find cheep colouring books for kids.
coloringpages24 on March 07, 2012:
Nice artwork and great link collection.
jimmyworldstar on February 05, 2012:
Macaw parrots are great. I didn't know that elephants lived in the jungle. Then again I think of it as the Amazon and not the Congo.
GeniePark on February 01, 2012:
This are great coloring pages for small kids like mine.
Edutopia on January 15, 2012:
Top notch lens. My nephew will get a kick out of coloring these in when I go visit, thanks!
Lorna from USA on January 13, 2012:
Neat collections. Thanks!
jeremykim2011 on January 10, 2012:
Major flashbacks of my childhood. I loved to color.
WindyWintersHubs from Vancouver Island, BC on December 31, 2011:
Awesome list of coloring pages. I wish I had some little grandkids! Congrats on your Purple Star.
baby-strollers on December 28, 2011:
My little dude would like the ocean pages
ForestBear LM on December 14, 2011:
Wow this is a fantastic resource, no more to add :-) Great job!
flicker lm on December 09, 2011:
Great collection of coloring pages! Thanks.
Odille Rault from Gloucester on October 29, 2011:
What a great idea - some fabulous resources here. I must colour again - I used to love it, but forgot about it. Thanks for the lovely reminder! :)
renstar lm on October 08, 2011:
Wow great lens
writer_villa on September 18, 2011:
purpleslug on September 17, 2011:
Love it! Thanks!
Wicket66 on September 17, 2011:
NidhiRajat on September 16, 2011:
wow.. incredible work and favorite lens...
anonymous on August 25, 2011:
Excellent coloring page and a great resource. You have been very busy.
barrelroll on August 19, 2011:
CherylsArt on August 18, 2011:
Great coloring resource! I love how you have the images too, to help people see what's available.
ElizabethJeanAl on August 15, 2011:
I love to make coloring pages.
Lee Hansen from Vermont on August 15, 2011:
What PaulonBooks said ... and I know coloring books. Well done, well presented, love the topics and arrangement. How fun I discovered this on my angel bus trip out of the coloring neighborhood! Blessed ... of course.