Texas Tech University

Home of the Llano River Field Station and the Outdoor Learning Center, Texas Tech University at Junction captivates visitors of all ages with its scenic beauty, pristine spring-fed river, nature trails and wildlife.

Llano River Field Station

Texas Tech University Center at Junction is home to the Llano River Field Station. Established in June of 2002, the field station provides a laboratory and classroom environment for undergraduate and graduate students from numerous universities, institutes, and public schools.

About the Station ➤


As the largest inland field station in Texas, the national award-winning staff and faculty find themselves ideally situated, making it possible to conduct and coordinate research in a wide array of areas.

  • Watershed
  • exotic species
  • range management
  • natural resources
  • ecological restoration
  • environmental education

Outdoor Learning Center

The Outdoor Learning Center (OLC) provides STEM-based curriculum that incorporates hands-on, inquiry based learning aligned with the state-mandated curriculum that teaches K-12 students science through use of the outdoor environment.

Outdoor Learning Center ➤

Summer Academic Programs in Junction

The center at Junction offers college courses in Field Ecology, Photography and other topics.

See Course Listings

TTU Center at Junction

  • Address

    Texas Tech University Center at Junction | 254 Red Raider Ln. | P.O. Box 186 | Junction, TX 76849
  • Phone

    (325) 446-2301
  • Email