Winter Stargazer Event at Snowbird Saturday, March 13


By Yeti \ March 10 2010 \ 0 Comments

Snowbird will be hosting a winter Stargazer event this Saturday, March 13.  The evening includes a Tram ride with local astronomers for an informative presentation before unloading on Hidden Peak where participants will view the night sky at 11,000 feet through high-powdered telescopes. 

Tickets will be sold through the Snowbird Activity Center on March 13 from 6:30-6:55 p.m. The Snowbird Aerial Tram is scheduled to depart at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for children 12 and under as well as seniors, and $10 for employees. Season passes are not valid for this event, and participants are urged to dress appropriately for winter temperatures.

Winter Stargazer is a weather-dependent activity; for updates the day of the event, please contact the Activity Center at (801) 933-2147. For a complete list of Snowbird spring events, please visit

What: Winter Stargazer event with local astronomers.

Where: Snowbird Activity Center and Hidden Peak (park at Entry 2)

When: Saturday, March 13; Tickets sold at 6:30 p.m., Tram departs at 7 p.m.

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