Watching the stars in the dark sky is a fun event anyone can enjoy. Just find a moonless night and a dark preserve and the twinkles of the stars will light you up.

Fun lights on the bridge with Orion Belt

Fun lights on the bridge with Orion Belt

A group gathered for some viewing of the stars with telescopes, binoculars and cameras to watch the clear skies at 5th bridge in the Maligne valley. Jasper Planetarium supplied the telescopes and knowledgeable staff.

Pointing out the stars

Pointing out the stars

How light pollution gets in the way

How light pollution gets in the way

Note: One thing about going out in winter is have spare batteries and good warm clothing and you will enjoy the adventure a whole lot better.

Computer hook-up viewing nebulas far away

Computer hook-up viewing nebulas far away

The Milky Way untouched

The Milky Way untouched

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