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Geology Field Camp Lost River Field Station

May 27 to July 1, 2019 - NOW Accepting Applications

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About Field Camp

This is a 5 week, 6-credit capstone course in field geology held at the beginning of summer every year at Lost River Field Station, located north of Mackay, Idaho.

Students walking through dead tree at Craters of the Moon


Applications are NOW being accepted. The deadline for early acceptance is February 19, 2019. Scholarship opportunities are available.

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How To Choose A Field Camp

Field camps are not all alike. You should decide what you hope to learn at a field camp and then shop around to see which one is best for you. Locations, instructors, pedagogy, and price are some of the items to consider.