The North American Aerospace Defense Command is preparing to track Santa for the 55th year at  You can watch video from “Santa Cams”  from cities along Santa’s journey on December 24th. 

 Also, beginning at midnight on December 24th, visitors to the site can watch Santa as he prepares his sleigh, checks his list twice, and goes through all of his preparations to ensure he has a successful journey. As soon as Santa takes off from the North Pole, children can track him with up-to-the-minute updates on Google Maps and Google Earth through the NORAD Tracks Santa website. Santa trackers will begin answering phones and replying to e-mail at 2 a.m. [MT] on December 24th and will continue until 3:00 a.m. [MT] December 25th. Children can even call the NTS toll-free number 1.877.Hi.NORAD (1.877.446.6723) or send an e-mail to