Star Party with Big Sky Astronomy Club at Lone Pine State Park
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: June 2, 2019

Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) and the Big Sky Astronomy Club will host a Star Party at Lone Pine State Park on Friday, June 7th from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM.

Explore Montana’s the night sky with a Star Party at Lone Pine State Park.  The first of many star parties at Lone Pine this summer starts with a presentation in the visitor center about outer space by Big Sky Astronomy Club.  After nightfall, stargazers will head outside with telescopes and binoculars to explore the expansiveness of space.  We recommend bringing warm clothes for the evening, camp chairs and water/coffee.

This event is FREE, and space is limited to 50 stargazers. For more information or to register, call the park visitor center at 406-755-2706 ext.0

What:  Star Party with Big Sky Astronomy Club

When:  Friday, June 7, 2019 from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Where: Lone Pine State Park, 300 Lone Pine Rd, Kalispell, MT
http://stateparks.mt.gov/lone-pine/

Lone Pine State Park is located 5 miles southwest of Kalispell and offers one of the most vivid views of the valley, 7.5 miles of trails, and a beautiful interpretive center that provides information on living in a wildlife urban interface.  Additional amenities include a picnic shelter and a community room, which are both available to rent, as well as a volleyball court, horseshoe pit, and an archery range. Furthermore, Lone Pine offers a fantastic variety of educational and interpretive programs.

Visit Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) and enjoy camping, hiking, fishing, swimming, boating and more and discover some of the greatest natural and cultural treasures on earth.

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A division of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
stateparks.mt.gov

Contact:
Derrick Rathe
Park Ranger,
Lone Pine State Park
(406) 755-2706, ext. 2
Derrick.Rathe@mt.gov