COVID-19 UPDATES: Texas State University has temporarily closed all educational and dive operations at the Meadows Center until further notice. The trails at Spring Lake and the Wetlands Boardwalk are also closed to the public until further notice. More information.
The Wetlands Boardwalk allows visitors to walk through a self-guided trail that explains the effects of exotic and invasive species on the habitat, as well as, offering a close up view of the abundant plant and animal life that thrive here. Wetlands provide many ecological benefits including:
habitat for a diverse community of plants and wildlife
erosion and sediment control
Did you know?
The Meadows Center offers Guided Wetlands Tour on weekends! Guests will learn all about the "hidden" world of wetlands during this 25-minute tour.
Wetlands Walk Podcast
Click here to listen to a podcast by Cecilia Nasti of Texas Parks and Wildlife's Passport to Texas Radio Series for a self-guided tour.