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…

Perseid Meteor Shower SUSF Three Peaks

Orionids Meteor Shower

Join us Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 8pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area to see the Orionids Meteor Shower. The Orionids come from the remaining stream of Halley’s Comet and will peak this year on October 21st. Join us that Friday! We will also look through a large telescope. We will be able to see…

Mars & Saturn Conjunction

Join us Saturday, August 27th, 2016 at 8pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area to look through a large telescope at Mars and Saturn (which will be very close together). That night we’ll also be able to see globular clusters, a few nebula, the Milky Way, and my favorite constellation of all time: Sagittarius. This event…

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Jupiter Party

Join us April 16th, on Saturday at 8pm at the Three Peaks Recreational Area to catch a great view of Jupiter through SUSF’s large telescope. We will also be able to see its 4 largest moons: Io, Callisto, Ganymede, and Europa. About Jupiter: Jupiter is the largest planet in our Solar System, and also has…

Solar Max II Telescope Display

Project Solar Scope

Solar Max II Campaign Please click on this link to get a solar telescope for the community. Why should you donate to this campaign? We can provide astronomy events in the daytime, free of charge and open to everyone. You’ll be able to see our star (the sun) and how it behaves up close and…

Summer Solstice Event 2015

Join the Southern Utah Space Foundation at the Parowan Gap on Saturday, June 20th, for the Summer Solstice party! We will be busting out our big telescope, and many objects will be visible, including the planets Venus, Jupiter, and Saturn. While we officially start at 8 pm, we’ll be out there around 7:30 for early…

Leonid Meteor Shower Party

Meteor Shower Party The Southern Utah Space Foundation is hosting a meteor shower party on Monday, November 17 at 9:30pm – 11:00pm at Three Peaks Recreation Area. Meteor showers are best looked at with the naked eye, somewhere dark and away from town. We will have a bonfire (and some toasted marshmallows), so you’ll be…