Welcome! The Hill Country Chapter’s Class of 2017 is accepting applications. Residents of Bandera, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Mason, Menard, Real, and San Saba counties who want to learn more about the Hill Country and volunteer in our ten-county area are encouraged to apply.
Texas Master Naturalist is a service-oriented organization, if you are not interested in volunteering 40 hours per year with any of our 100 approved volunteer projects, please do not apply.
Applications must be received by 30 June. Our training course begins 21 August with our terrific trainee reception at Kerr Arts and Cultural Center in downtown Kerrville. Our educational (and fun) classes occur on Wednesdays beginning 23 August in the Upper Guadalupe River Authority Lecture Hall near downtown Kerrville. Field trips to geologically significant sites, preserves, and wildlife management areas are scheduled. Commencement occurs 15 November with a celebratory barbecue.