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Address: 2476 Spanish Valley Drive, Moab, UT 84532
Phone Number: 435-210-0066
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Description: Don't miss your opportunity to view Moab and the surrounding area in its...
Don't miss your opportunity to view Moab and the surrounding area in its unique dark sky setting. SEE the stars & planets as you have never seen them before! COME ALONG with Alex as he shows you faraway galaxies, glittering star clusters, nebulae, & other breathtaking celestial sights with his high-powered telescopes and learning tools. Groups from 2-40, young & old alike, can share in this spectacular stargazing experience. Daytime solar viewing also available.
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Saw my first galaxy!

Despite being the end of the season and very cold at night, Alex still took us out and did the full stargazing programme. He was a wonderfully insightful guide through the night... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Despite being the end of the season and very cold at night, Alex still took us out and did the full stargazing programme. He was a wonderfully insightful guide through the night sky, not only showing us the basics but also touching on the science (and culture) of astronomy. We had a brilliant time, which more than lived up to... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We didn't have a lot of time in Moab, but we did have a free night and I decided to book it with Alex gazing at the stars. First, Alex is extremely professional, knowledge, and flexible. Our arrival in Moab was delayed a day and luckily there was room the following evening so Alex changed our tour last minute. We... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I took my nephew to Utah to explore the canyon country of southern and eastern Utah and we were not disappointed. One of the highlights was certainly our few hours spent with Alex. In addition to being very knowledgeable about the night sky, he was kind, funny and helpful. His telescope was top notch and he was patient with some... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We booked this tour based on trip advisor, and the reviews were right on the money! We had a great time out in the desert with Alex, listening to him talk about the stars! This is not your average star talk - you won't hear the bottled stories of the constellations on this tour. You are getting pictures of the... More 

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Blanding, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Three generations of our family, ages 4 to retirement, went out with Alex last week to view the stars. We all live in Grand or San Juan County, so are not new to the stunning night sky. Alex's presentation is phenomenal! He chats as he sets up his equipment, engaging all of us (additional 5 from another group) in learning... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We followed Alex to a star-gazing area near Canyonlands where, using a digital reflector telescope, he showed us planets, galaxies and stars. We time-traveled millions of years and saw the Milky Way with our naked eyes. It was a beautiful clear night and our guide did a great job of weaving an educational session with the beauty and wonder of... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My family and I signed up for a night of stargazing with Alex. 3 smaller kids between 8 and 13 along with my wife and I. The sky was partly cloudy and Alex was unsure if the clouds would break allowing us to watch the heavens that night. He quickly offered that if we cannot see anything, he would not... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

When I asked around about stargazing in Moab, a couple of locals recommended, "just look up!" While that's one way, I have to say that I highly recommend calling Alex at Red Rock Astronomy. He created a wonderful evening in Dead Horse Point State Park, that was exquisitely beautiful, quiet, and STARRY!!!! Besides bringing a powerful telescope, blankets, and chairs,... More 

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Lafayette, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

As a passionate musician, I am instantly enthralled by the clear passion of others, whatever the subject or field may be. I was fortunate to be the recipient of the gift of an evening with Alex, and therefore, of his great passion for the stars and moons... I love how Alex strove to make everyone comfortable (despite the cold!) with... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Alex was very knowledgeable and had a great approach to explaining the universe and the objects in the sky to non-science people. Even though it was just my mom and I for the night we went, he took the time to find the clearest spot that night in Moab and gave us a long lasting experience exploring the dark skies!... More 

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Address: 2476 Spanish Valley Drive, Moab, UT 84532
Phone Number: 435-210-0066
Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Moab

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