Hiking Project Logo

gem icon Astronomy in the Park [Suggest Edits]

3 votes
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Description

Observe the night sky with the help of a park ranger and expert volunteer astronomers. Dress warmly. Bring binoculars and a flashlight. The 30-minute program is followed by open viewing. Check the schedule for specific times.

On the Road: This program runs out of the Upper Beaver Meadows parking lot. Take Trail Ridge Rd. to Upper Beaver Meadows Rd. and follow it to the end.

Family Friendly: All ages will appreciate a curated tour of the cosmos from RMNP.

Gem Type: Viewpoint

Shared by:
Brian Smith

0 Comments

You & This Gem


Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Share This Gem

Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

Feb 12, 2019
Xandr Zendoctor
Aug 5, 2017
Winnie Mak

Nearby Trails

8.3 mi 13.3 km
Sky Pond
Estes Park, CO
8.3 mi 13.3 km Estes Park, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy, Icy - Tons of beautiful snow. A bit powdery so watch your step at the edge of the trail.
48 days ago
181 
3.3 mi 5.4 km
Emerald Lake
Estes Park, CO
3.3 mi 5.4 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
Update
214 
5.3 mi 8.5 km
Ouzel Falls & Back
Estes Park, CO
5.3 mi 8.5 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
Update
76 
Estes Park, CO
14.2 mi 22.8 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
Update
65 
Estes Park, CO
5.7 mi 9.1 km Estes Park, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy - microspikes are sufficient for most of the trail, snowshoes needed for high elevation around Haiyaha
91 days ago
70 
8.2 mi 13.3 km
Chasm Lake
Estes Park, CO
8.2 mi 13.3 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
Update
58 
6.0 mi 9.7 km
Cub Lake Loop
Estes Park, CO
6.0 mi 9.7 km Estes Park, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy, Mostly Dry, Some Mud - Eastern half mostly dry/mud. Upper western half packed snow. Microspikes are very helpful. Snowshoes mostly not useable.
41 days ago
52 
6.0 mi 9.7 km
Loch Vale
Estes Park, CO
6.0 mi 9.7 km Estes Park, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy, Icy - Snowshoes not needed. Traction helpful!
35 days ago
42 
Estes Park, CO
8.5 mi 13.6 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
Update
38 
0.6 mi 1.0 km
Bear Lake Trail
Estes Park, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km Estes Park, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy - well packed snow and walkable ice on the lake
91 days ago
46 
Shared by Brian Smith on Aug 18, 2015. All Page Views: 230. Last Month: 22.