Edwards Aquifer Research and Data Center
Overnight Expedition Camps (Registration Deposit-$250) - The overnight camp runs from Sunday afternoon through Friday afternoon. Campers will spend the first part of the week on the main Texas State University campus staying in a residence hall. The last 3 days of camp are spent at the scenic University Camp, a Texas State-owned property located along the shores of the beautiful Blanco River. Campers will experience a wide variety of exciting, educational activities including river rafting, scuba diving, exploring a wild cave, ropes course, and even a natural water slide! Throughout the week, campers will engage with our knowledgeable staff by participating in scientific investigations related to water and the environment. Cost: $1000.
Explorer Day Camps (Registration Deposit $150) - We offer a week-long day camp for campers who would like the camp experience without an overnight component. The camp runs from 8:30am to 5pm Monday-Friday and features many of the daytime science and recreational activities from the overnight camp including river rafting, caving, scuba diving, and more. Lunch is provided during camp. Cost: $500.
Aquatic Investigators Day Camp (Registration Deposit $150) - This camp runs from 8:30am to 5pm Monday-Friday and features a variety of adventure and science programming. Campers will get the opportunity to learn lab and outdoor research skills, engage in conservation efforts, and meet a variety of professionals in the field of Aquatic Science. This camp is geared towards campers 15-16 years old who are interested in science as a career pathway and/or are just passionate about learning science. Lunch is provided. Cost: $500
Discovery Day Camps - Discovery Day Camps run from 9am to 4pm. This year we are offering an option for 7-9 year olds. Please do not sign up your child for multiple days, programming is the same each day and adjusted to be age appropriate. Lunch is not provided; campers will need to bring their own food for the day. Cost: $60.