Category: Star Parties

Dakota Nights 2020 Virtual Star Party

Dakota Nights 2020 Virtual Star Party

As volunteers at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, we get to help with their astronomy festival (Dakota Nights) every year. This year’s event is a virtual star party.  A number of volunteers submitted projects. Here is a link to see what staff and volunteers accomplished: https://www.nps.gov/thro/learn/nature/dakota-nights-festival.htm

Quarantine Time Turns Us Inward

Quarantine Time Turns Us Inward

This year, our plan was to leave Tucson and see the national parks from Arizona through Utah and into Montana. We planned to boondock all summer long outside of the different parks. Like everyone else, however, the quarantine has changed our plans. We thought it best to hunker down at the Tucson Lazydays KOA Resort. …

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