Lectures and Tours
You are invited to join the Hays County Master Naturalists for a free tour starting at 9:00 A.M. Saturdays beginning Sept.2, 2017. Tours are approximately 1 hour in duration and are offered September through May. They begin at the Nature Center, 1699 Mt. Sharp Road, Wimberley. Enter through the main gate; vehicles can be parked in front of the Nature Center. Reservations are not necessary.
A member of the Texas Master Naturalists will discuss the history of the area, Native American and pioneer impact, geology of the region, the importance of water conservation in an area prone to weather extremes, native plants and other items of interest.
Please bring your own water, sun screen, sturdy walking shoes and proper attire depending on the weather.
Tours will be held rain or shine but call ahead at 512 2l4 4593 if there is a chance of any severe or threatening weather conditions which might cause a cancellation. For 5 or more in a group, please call in advance to make arrangements for a private tour.
To further enhance your visit to JWNA, beginning October 1st, JWNA Docents will be available 10A-2P, Saturdays, to share information about Jacob's Well, its relics and displays. A great follow up after taking the guided tour are the videos which can be viewed in the Nature Center.
Shown: the 'class room' and the Watershed Education Kiosk.