Explore Fossil Rim Wildlife Center’s educational offerings where we are Teaching What Affects Nature Globally . . . better known as Environmental Engagement with Texas T.W.A.N.G.!

Treat yourself or your group to a one-of-a-kind learning experience at Fossil Rim! Whether it’s exploring the great outdoors or conducting hands-on experiments, our interactive programs are the perfect way to discover, understand, and engage with the world around us.

plan your experience

Our Environmental Engagement programs come in a variety of options, making them a perfect fit for your schedule and needs. Find the best way to experience Fossil Rim!


Fossil Rim is nestled in the beautiful Texas Hill Country— but boy howdy, it’s way out there! Only have a couple of hours to discover the Rim? We have options for you!

  • Guided Tours
  • Group Tours
  • Specialty Tours
  • Fossil Rim App
  • The Big FR Question
  • Outreach


Learn with us through our exciting onsite programs on our 1,800-acre “living classroom.” From Half-Day Programs to Overnight experiences, these amazing options will leave you wanting s’more!

  • Workshops
  • Half-Day Programs
  • Full Day Programs
  • Overnights


Fossil Rim is a leader in conservation and an advocate for the natural world. Are you ready to advocate with us? Check out these opportunities to stay connected and grow with nature!

  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Partnerships & Initiatives

All Environmental Engagement programming and opportunities support Fossil Rim’s mission by facilitating individuals discovering their role and fulfilling their responsibilities within the natural world.