Run the Solar System 5k Fun Run

Last year we had a BLAST with our first ever 5k Fun Run (the UFO 5k fun run in April 2016) and we raised enough money to buy our coveted Solar Max II Coronado telescope – with which we have had the pleasure of sharing with the community. With it, we can stare at the…

April 22: Solar Viewing Event at Main Street Park

Thank you to everyone who helped the Cedar Breaks National Monument team celebrate their International Dark Sky status! The celebration was a blast. Join us next month (April) to stare (carefully through a solar telescope) at the sun. Blocking out the vast majority of light with a telescope full of filters, we’ll be able to…

Dark Sky Designation Celebration

Join us with the Cedar Breaks dark rangers at Brian Head this weekend (3/18) to celebrate the newest International Dark Sky Park – the Cedar Breaks National Monument! Congratulations to our friends at Cedar Breaks. They worked hard to get this designation, and now it’s finally here: Cedar Breaks is officially an International Dark Sky…

The Whirlpool Galaxy taken at MDRS by Randy Dunning and Chad Weaver

Astrophotography Party

Join us Saturday, December 17th, 2016 at 6 pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area for our last event of 2016: The Astrophotography Party. We will have our large telescope, and a new 6-inch on an equatorial mount. Whether you are already an astrophotography enthusiast or just want to come look through some telescopes, please join…

Moon Party

Join us Saturday, November 5th, 2016 at 6 pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area to look at the features of the moon. We will have our large telescope out and will be able to see a few other things as well. We will be able to see the Hercules Great Cluster, the Ring Nebula, a…