Getting to Wild Basin Creative Research Center

Located on N. Capital of Texas Highway, North of Loop 1 and South of Highway 183, St. Edward’s University Wild Basin Creative Research Center serves as an interdisciplinary educational center and laboratory for the university. Students and faculty study a range of ecological, behavioral and biodiversity issues on the grounds. The preserve also hosts community programs and is open to the public for hikes from sun up to sun down.

Wild Basin Creative Research Center
805 N. Capital of Texas Hwy.
Austin, Texas 78746

 
Driving Directions
From Main Campus
  • From main campus, head southwest on South Congress Avenue toward Frederick Street
  • Turn right onto West Ben White Boulevard/71W/US-290 West
  • Take the Texas Loop 360/Capital of Texas Highway exit
  • Entrance to Wild Basin is ahead on right
From Interstate 35
  • From North or South bound I-35, take exit for US-290 West
  • From US-209 West, take the Capital of Texas Highway/Loop 360 exit
  • Entrance to Wild Basin is ahead on right
From Highway 183
  • From North or South bound Hwy-183, take exit for Capital of Texas Highway/Loop 360
  • Entrance to Wild Basin is ahead on left
From Loop 1 (Mopac)
  • From North or South bound Loop 1, take exit for Capital of Texas Highway/Loop 360
  • Entrance to Wild Basin is ahead on right