Stargazing with the Northern Colorado Astronomical Society
Event Date: 
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
Start Date has passed.
Category: 
Guided Hike or Program

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 the Devil's Backbone Open Space parking lot, located just west of Loveland off of Hwy 34. Program is free, but registration is required. Dress warmly for evening temperatures and bring binoculars if you have them. For up-to-date weather information, visit the NCAS website at www.nocoastro.org.

Contact Email: 
hyoung@larimer.org
Contact Phone: 
(970) 619-4489
Contact Name: 
Heather Young
Location: 
Devils Backbone Open Space
1725 Hidden Valley Dr
Loveland, CO 80538
Directions: 

From Loveland:

  • Take Highway 34 west of Loveland to just past mile marker #88 (2 miles west of the K-Mart). Turn right (north) onto Hidden Valley Drive just east of the old water tank. The trailhead is on your left.

From Denver:

  • Take 1-25 north to Exit 257B (Highway 34 - Loveland). Drive west through Loveland and follow directions from above.

From Fort Collins:

  • Take Taft Hill Road south from Fort Collins to U.S. Highway 34 (Eisenhower) and turn right (west). Proceed west on U.S. Highway 34 and follow directions from Loveland above.