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ISU Geology Field Camp 2018 @ LRFS

Idaho State University Field Camp was a great success this year.  Kudos to all the students and faculty and staff who participated.  YEAH!

Will be held - May 28 to July 2, 2018

Professor lecturing in the field

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 currently being accepted. The deadline for early acceptance is February 19, 2018. Scholarship opportunities are available.

  • SME scholarship
  • Other scholarships
  • Students using GPS equipment in the field

    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.

    Geology Field Camp Lost River Field Station


    921 South 8th Avenue
    Pocatello, Idaho, 83209
    (208) 282-4636

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