Snowshoe Star Tour – The Twins Spy Jupiter
- 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
- March 14, 2015
5-9pmEnjoy the sights of the Sierras with a snowshoe trek followed by a tour of the night sky with astronomer Tony Berendsen. Increase your knowledge of astronomy and local ecology with jaw-dropping views of Lake Tahoe. Traveling beneath the illuminated night sky, the night of snowshoeing and astronomy will conclude with hot drinks, snacks and more stargazing. Snowshoeing at night is a truly unique experience suitable for all abilities of families, couples and travelers. It is a great activity after a day of skiing or playing in the snow.
Astronomy Trips include a guided Sunset Snowshoe tour followed by an entertaining program organized by local astronomer Tony Berendsen, accompanied by a high powered telescope and iPad for a close-up view of the night sky. Tony’s passion and extensive knowledge of the night sky will leave novices and experienced sky observers entertained and engaged.