Open Telescope Night on National Get Outdoors Day
Jun 13, 2014
9-11pm. Join us at Lamping Homestead Campground, which is part of the Wayne National Forest, for an Open Telescope Night. We will have several telescopes and binoculars looking at Mars, Jupiter and the Moon. This event is part of the National Get Outdoors Day programming by the Wayne National Forest. The Lamping Homestead Campground has the darkest skies in the state of Ohio. We fully support their efforts in creating a Dark Sky Park, The Lamping Homestead Campground is located on S.R. 537, 2 miles from S.R. 26 approximately 35 miles from Marietta. GPS Lat/Long coordinates for the area are 39 deg 37' 32 / 81 deg 11' 16.
Cost: Free EventContact:
Southeast Ohio Astronomical Society
West Union South Court Sts
Web Site: http://athensastronomy.org