E.g., Jun 28 2022
E.g., Jun 28 2022
Astronomy 101
Fri, 5/27/2022 6:45pm to 7:30pm
See all dates
Enchanted Rock SNA
16710 Ranch Rd. 965
, , 78624
United States (830) 685-3636 x804

Learn the basics of night sky viewing with various types of equipment!

The night sky is a beautiful wonder! Full of planets, stars & other natural phenomena.

We'll discuss best practices for using telescopes, how to navigate the stars, & where to look during different seasons! Feel free to bring your own equipment. (telescopes, binoculars, cameras, etc).

Location Day-use Picnic Area.

Entrance fees: $8/adult; children 12 and under are free; no additional fees for this event. Entry is free with an active Texas State Parks Pass.

All programs are weather dependent -- if it rains, the Summit Trail and all elevated trails and areas of the park are closed. Also, if it's cloudy -- stars will not be visible.

IMPORTANT: Reservations are required to enter the State Natural Area Friday through Monday, on holidays and/or during school breaks. You can check day pass availability online at TexasStateParks.ReserveAmerica.com.

Check for additional stargazing dates on the park events page and/or below.

Things To Do: 
All ages