Skygazing with Northern Colorado Astronomical Society

Join members of the Northern Colorado Astronomical Society (NCAS) for an up-close look at the night sky over the Rockies. Telescopes will be available for viewing stars, galaxies, planets and more. This open house-style program is located at Hermit Park Open Space (near Estes Park off of US-36. Address is 17 Hermit Park Rd, Estes Park, CO 80517) Kruger Rock Trailhead. Dress warmly for evening temperatures and bring binoculars if you have them. For up-to-date weather information, visit the NCAS website at

Program is free but please purchase a Daily Entrance Permit. Registration is encouraged, but not required.

COVID protocols currently being followed: Masks for volunteers and preferred for attendees, offering "video astronomy" where we display a scope image on a computer monitor, cleaning eyepieces between family groups for viewing thru scopes.

Event Date: 
Saturday, July 3, 2021 - 9:30pm to 11:30pm
Start Date has passed
Public Program
Contact Name: 
Angela Borland
Contact Phone: 
(970) 619-4489
Per the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Larimer County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability who need assistance. Services can be arranged with at least seven business days’ notice. Please email or call (970) 498-5967 or Relay Colorado 711. "Walk-in" requests for auxiliary aids and services will be honored to the extent possible but may be unavailable if advance notice is not provided.