Olympic Telescope 2017 Schedule
The schedule for summer of 2017 is tentative pending approval.
Telescope Programs at Hurricane Ridge:
Dress warmly -- It can be cold at 5242 feet (1598 meters).
June 22 - June 26 beginning at 11:00 pm
July 13 - July 20 beginning at 11:00 pm
July 21 - July 26 beginning at 10:30 pm
August 12 - August 19 beginning at 10:00 pm
August 21 - No program. Total Solar Eclipse across America.
August 22 - August 26 beginning at 9:30 pm
Note: The Olympic Astronomical Society will be having their 20th Annual OAS Hurricane Ridge Star Parties on July 22th, August 26th, weather permitting. There will be more telescopes on the ridge, and most OAS members will be happy to have the public look through their telescopes!
Full Moon Hike to Hurricane Hill:
A 3 mile round trip hike. Meet at the Hurricane Hill trailhead.
The trailhead is a 1.5 mile drive beyond the Hurricane Ridge Visitor Center.
Please wear sturdy shoes. A constellation tour will occur at the top of Hurricane Hill.
Saturday & Sunday July 8 & 9 departing at 9:15 pm
Sunday & Monday August 6 & 7 departing at 7:30 pm
Labor Day Monday September 4th departing at 6:45 pm