Free Lectures and Guided Tours
You are invited to join the Hays County Master Naturalists for a Free guided morning tour starting at 9:00 A.M. Saturdays.
Tours are approximately 1 hour in duration and are offered the second
Saturday of every month (October through April). Located at 1699 Mt. Sharp Road, Wimberley, 78676 within the Jacob's Well Natural Area. Tours will depart from the Jacob's Well Nature Center at 9AM. Please arrive by 8:50AM.
sign-up ahead of time in order to attend. Tours are led by Master Naturalist volunteers from our local Hays County Chapter who have a passionate focus on the aquifer that sustains Jacob's Well, a natural artesian spring. The guides will speak in-depth about the history of the Well and the several species of wildlife that thrive in the surrounding habitat.
To sign-up for a guided tour please email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call (512)-214-4593.
Please reach out to us at least 1 week in advance for small tours and 2-3 weeks in advance for large groups and special topic tours. Tours will be held rain or shine but call ahead at (512)-214-4593.
if there is a chance of any severe or threatening weather conditions which might cause a cancellation.
Guided morning tours last approximately 1 hour and will lead you on various compacted granite and natural surface trails. The tour is family-friendly and all ages are welcome.
Please bring your own water, sun screen, sturdy walking shoes, binoculars (optional)and proper attire depending on the weather .
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.