Education Center

The Education center is located in the main hall of the 5,000 sq. ft. main building at the preserve. Click here to learn more!


Standard Wild Basin Trail Map
Wild Basin trail and aerial photograph
Wild Basin trails and contours

New Digital Trail Maps!

Trail map for Google Earth (viewable on smartphones with the Google Earth application)

This KMZ file is a download that will open in Google Earth. It contains multiple layers that allow you to view the different trails and amenities within Wild Basin. You can also see yourself in Google Earth in real time as you hike along the trails. Never get lost again! Need to sit down? Know when the next bench is coming up.

**To download the Google Earth app:  (1) Go to the App Store. (2) Search for Google Earth. (3) Install the free application on your smartphone.**

Self Guided Trail Maps that target Sciene TEKS:

General Self Guided Trail Map

K-2nd Self Guided Trail Map
3rd-5th Self Guided Trail Map
6th-12th Self Guided Trail Map

Wild Basin Scavenger Hunt

School Tour Documents:

Wild Basin Participant Release Form
School Tours Guidelines

Travis County Permits:

Read me first:  Guidelines for Faculty, Staff, and Students
Cover sheet for scientific research proposals
Scientific Research Permit document
Education Permit document
Photography Permit document
Group liability form - Travis County
Individual liability form - Travis County
St. Edward's University liability form

For St. Edward's faculty and staff:

PowerPoint slides - Intro to Wild Basin for students

Water Quality and Climatological Information:

Wild Basin Water Quality Data
Wild Basin Weather (Camelot Station)

Grow Green Resources (City of Austin):

Grow Green Resources
row Green Landscape Design (pdf)
row Green Earth-wise Guide to Rain Gardens (pdf)
row Green Earth-wise Guide to Irrigation (pdf)
Waterwise Landscape Rebate 
ntegrated Pest Managment Fact Sheets