John Crutchfield retired as Resident Manager on 31 August 2012 after 50 years of service at UT, including 45 years at BFL.
Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Brackenridge Field Laboratory
The University of Texas at Austin
2907 Lake Austin Boulevard
Austin, Texas 78703
University of Texas Mailcode: L7000
(Note to students: the building code for
the Brackenridge Field Lab (BFL) is F20)
A valid UT Parking Permit is needed
Map to the Brackenridge Field Laboratory (link to street Map)
Directions to Brackenridge Field Laboratory:
(Driving time from UT Austin main campus: 15 minutes)
BFL is located on the north bank of the Colorado River (Lady Bird Lake) near downtown Austin at 2907 Lake Austin Blvd.
(BFL is serviced directly on weekdays by the LA UT shuttle bus that departs from Jester Dormitory at 21st and Speedway.)
From UT Austin campus:
Drive west on 24th St. (24th Street becomes Windsor Road after it crosses Lamar) Turn left on Exposition and proceed for about a mile. Turn right on Lake Austin Blvd. Drive 100 yards and turn left into the BFL parking lot.
From South Austin (Via Mo-Pac):
Drive north on Mo- Pac. Take the 5th St. / Lake Austin Blvd. / 1st St. exit. Take the W 5th Street / Lake Austin Blvd ramp. Merge onto Lake Austin Blvd. Drive for about a mile. Proceed through intersection at Exposition Blvd. Drive 100 yards and turn left into BFL parking lot.
From North Austin (Via Mo-Pac):
Drive south on Mo-Pac. Take the exit toward Lake Austin Blvd. Stay straight to go onto Winsted Ln. Winsted Ln. becomes Atlanta St. Turn right onto lake Austin Blvd. Drive for about a mile. Proceed through intersection at Exposition Blvd. Drive 100 yards and turn left into BFL parking lot.