The Jackson School of Geosciences is proud to announce
The NeoGeo Trip 2014 on August 25-26th

Registration Deadline: July 11, 2014

TNT What to Bring (pdf)
TNT Registration Packet (pdf)

TNT GroupCongratulations and welcome to The University of Texas at Austin, Jackson School of Geosciences! We are excited that you’ve chosen to join us for The NeoGeo Trip (TNT) August 25-26, 2014.

All new, incoming JSG undergraduates are encouraged to join us as we visit Pedernales Falls, Enchanted Rock, and Inks Lake on this 2-day tour of Texas. Attendees will enjoy seeing Texas through a geologist’s eyes as well as swimming, playing games and an overnight stay at the Thunderbird Lodge on Lake Buchanan before returning to Austin for UT’s Gone to Texas 2014 celebration!

Using the checklist below, complete and return the trip registration forms and requested information to officially reserve your seat for TNT 2014. This is going to be a great trip and a fun way to meet your fellow students and faculty. We look forward to seeing you soon.

TNT GroupTNT Registration Checklist

  • TNT Registration Packet – Student Travel Authorization, Medical Information, Liability Release, and Field Trip/Field Course Policy Statement
  • Copy of attendee’s current medical insurance card (please make sure copy is legible)
  • Copy of attendee’s drivers license or official ID (please make sure copy is legible)
  • Deposit Check for $75.00
    Checks only, no cash or money orders accepted
    Make check payable to: The University of Texas at Austin
    Deposit will be refunded at check-in on 8/25/14

Mail to:
TNT GroupThe University of Texas at Austin
Jackson School of Geosciences
Attn: TNT 2014 Registration
1 University Station, C1160
Austin, TX 78713-0254

TNT Itinerary

Monday, August 25th

  • Check-in, Breakfast & Games
  • Hike & enjoy lunch at Enchanted Rock State Park
  • Visit Inks Lake State Park & hike to Devil’s Waterhole
  • BBQ Dinner & overnight stay at Thunderbird Resort, Lake Buchanan

Tuesday, August 26th

  • Breakfast & Team Competitions
  • Lunch and Geology lesson at Pedernales Falls
  • Return to UT Austin for Gone to Texas 2014! Enjoy dinner and entertainment at JSG before meeting 100’s of other new UT Longhorns for a University-wide celebration at the Tower

Questions about TNT?
Call 512-232-4544 or email:

Photos from Past Trips