Star Gazing

Vantage point in a dark sky area that allows unobstructed views of the sky at night. May also include planetariums or observatories and best locations for viewing northern lights, meteors, etc.

Are you looking to attend an astronomical event? Look no further than UVic Astronomy's FREE Open House, a chance for you to explore the night sky like you've never seen it before at the Bob Wright Centre Observatory, home to Canada's largest on-campus telescope! It's every Wednesday night, 8pm to 10pm from October to April and 9pm to 10pm from May to August. The Observatory is located on the 5th floor of the Bob Wright Centre (elevators provided...

The part of Uplands Park on the east of Beach Drive known as Cattle Point is a coastal area of rocky bluffs with a boat ramp and beach access, surrounded by Garry oak meadows and associated ecosystems.  With its waterfront drive, park benches, and parking area overlooking the water, it is an ideal lookout and star gazing location.

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