Astronomy Program

Great Basin National Park


Free. Free

Location: LAT/LONG: 39.000000, -114.000000

Please walk down to the Astronomy Amphitheater from the Lehman Cave Visitor Center parking lot.

Repeating Event


Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday


May 25, 2022 to June 04, 2022


8:00 PM


2 hours

Type of Event


Program is 30 minutes long with about an hour and a half of telescope viewing.


Great Basin National Park offers astronomy programs in the park at the Astronomy Amphitheater each Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday during the summer and fall.

Attendance to this program is limited and we ask that everyone observe health and safety guidance.

Program last two hours.

Program rules and recommendations

  • Please do not use white lights (flashlights or cell phones) during the program. Red lights are allowed.
  • Do not smoke, drink alcohol, or bring any pets to the program.
  • Wear layers - nights get cold even in summer.
  • Benches are provided - Personal chairs are not allowed
  • Tripods are not allowed

Reservation or Registration: No

Program is first come first served and is limited by parking at the Lehman Caves Visitor Center.

Contact Information

Charles Reed
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