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Geology Field Camp

May 31-July 5, 2021


Contact Field Camp Director Ryan Anderson for more information

About Field Camp & Cost

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.


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.


Application & Scholarship Opportunities

The deadline for early acceptance is mid-January. Scholarship opportunities are available.


Equipment For Field Camp

Here is a list of equipment and supplies needed when attending ISU Geosciences field camp


Lost River Field Station Location