Students exploring the water in the Great Salt Lake Website
Camp Great Salt Lake 2014


We are currently accepting applications for Camp Great Salt Lake 2014. Spend the week with us and see what it's like to be a student studying science at Westminster College. You'll gather samples out at the lake (paddle boarding will definitely be involved) and analyze the lake's salty waters in the lab. In addition this year, we will spend one night camping at the iconic Spiral Jetty for a copmplete art and science connection to the lake.  The camp will culminate in a showcase of student projects and research.  

When: June 9 - 13, 2014.  (This year Camp GSL is a day camp, you will go home each night EXCEPT monday night when we are camping at Spiral Jetty.)

Where: Westminster College

Who: High School Students (15-18 years old) and High School Teachers

What: An opportunity to learn about the Great Salt Lake with Westminster College Faculty and students. Incoming juniors and seniors can earn 2 college credits free of charge. Students will conduct research in both lab and field settings, meet new people with similar interests and explore the natural wonders of our enivornment.

Price: $200.  For information on scholarships please e-mail

Price Includes: Food, lodging, and off-site activities. There are scholarships available for those who qualify.

For further information, please contact us at or (801) 832-2308

Check out our pictures from last year. We had a blast!