Transit of Venus
What is a transit of Venus?
Join Great Basin's Dark Rangers in viewing this rare transit at the Great Basin Visitor Center in Baker, NV starting at 2:30PM (PDT). We will have telescopes available for public viewing.
When is it?
What should I do?
Remember to never look at the sun directly or through any type of magnifying device unless it is specially designed for solar viewing.
Source data: Chuck Bueter www.transitofvenus.org
Did You Know?
There are 11 species of conifer trees, 71 species of mammals, 18 species of reptiles, 241 species of birds, 8 species of fish, and over 800 species of plants in Great Basin National Park and the neighboring valleys.