Star Walks and Moon Hikes
Star Walks: May 31, June 2, June 28, June 30, July 26, July 28, August 30, August 31, September 1, and September 27
Moon Hikes: June 14, June 15, July 12, July 13, August 9, August 10, September 13, September 14, and October 12
The minimum age for participants on the Star Walk is six years old. The minimum age for participants on the Moon Hike is eight years old.
Be prepared to hike 1/2 mile (0.8 km) for Star Walks and 1.5 miles (2.4 km) for Moon Hikes on a rugged desert trail with elevation change of 200 feet (61 m). Although these programs are free, attendance will be limited to first-come, first-served with a maximum of 25 participants for each program. Please register for the programs at the information desk in the visitor center on the day of the program. Registration may be available at the evening's Bat Flight Program. Ask a ranger for more details.
All hikes will begin after the Bat Flight Program. Meet the rangers at the park sign next to the visitor center at the designated time of the night's program.
Dress comfortably with comfortable shoes. No open-toed shoes and we recommend long pants on the Star Walks. Long pants are required on the Moon Hikes. Bring water and a snack. For the Star Walk, bring a blanket or towel to lie on.
Please bring a red light flashlight or red light headlamps. Rangers will provide red light headlamps if you do not have any.
The programs may be canceled due to inclement weather.