Spring Lake Outdoor Academy | Kids Out and About San Antonio

Spring Lake Outdoor Academy

Get out into nature with our programs just for students grades K-12th! Are you looking for something fun and educational to do with your student? Are your children interested in science and the great outdoors? Join us at the Spring Lake Outdoor Academy! This series of classes is designed for students K-12th to get outside and experience nature firsthand, while enjoying the Meadows Center’s exhibits and programs at Spring Lake. Homeschool students are encouraged to register.

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email mindy@kidsoutandabout.com so we can update it immediately.

Classes take place once a month and parties may register for individual classes or all classes in a season. Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult and tickets are required for both children and adults. Pre-registration is required and classes are limited to 40 participants. Tickets are $8/person; children 2 and under are free. Get $1 off when you register for the entire semester! 

Check-in begins at 9:45am at the Meadows Center ticket kiosk. These events are held from 10:00am to 12:00pm and feature hands-on activities, including:

  • A guided glass-bottom boat ride
  • Interactive activities that teach students the interconnections between all living things and water

Please Note: Visitors' vehicles are required to display a permit in the Meadows Center parking lot. One-day temporary permits are available for $3 at the pay-and-display station located near the ticket kiosk.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


201 San Marcos Springs Drive
San Marcos, TX, 78666
United States


Contact name: 
Anna Huff, B.S.
Email address: 
10AM - 12PM
Registration is required. Tickets are $8/person; children 2 and under are free.


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