Directions From IH-35, take exit (206) and travel west from the light. Continue on Aquarena Springs Drive through 2 stop lights over the railroad crossing and turn right at San Marcos Springs Drive (the golf course entrance). Follow the signs to The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment.
Parking The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment has a large parking lot on site for your convenience. However, sometimes parking spaces may be limited due to traffic from the many school field trips and other visitors. Please note the parking lot hours and guidelines:
Monday to Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m, visitors must display a permit. *Visitor permits are available for $3.00 per day or $7.00 per week Those with red Texas State University parking permits may park here without a visitor permit at all other times. The parking lot is open to any Texas State University parking permit. The pay-to-park kiosk is located near the Spring Lake ticket booth.