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Borrego Springs, CA 92004
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Reviewed February 7, 2019

I booked a private tour with Dennis for my husband's 27th birthday. We didn't really know what to expect, and what we got far exceeded anything we could have imagined. Dennis had planned an incredible evening, and after he showed us everything he had planned...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 4, 2019

From beginning to end, Dennis made our stargazing tour one of our best trips! His knowledge and experience is evident in his presentation and will keep your attention. Despite the cold winter night, my husband and I were spellbound with not only viewing the night...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

My husband and I had a wonderful time learning about the cosmos with astronomer Dennis Mammana. We were lucky to spend an educational evening with him under the stars. He brought a small group of us closer to the universe in a very interesting and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2018

It was cold, windy, and cloudy, yet somehow Dennis made it an amazing evening! He found holes in the clouds big enough to show us the Ring Nebula, the Andromeda galaxy, a double star cluster, and a binary star system, just to mention a few....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

Ashley is a Registered Dietitian and I’m a Ph.D. candidate working in the area of leadership. But we both love the nighttime sky and we both took astronomy in college! And we loved the presentation tonight! Dennis did a great job and we learned a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

A very enjoyable and informative night with an excellent teacher and powerful telescope. A highlight of a trip to beautiful Borrego Springs.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Diane R
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Thoughtful, comfortable, informed, introduction to the beautiful sky in the desert southwest. Can’t do better than a night like it!!! Excellent presentation in a friendly environment.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kent A
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

This tour is simply amazing. Dennis is an engaging, accommodating and thorough guide. From the very start he communicated everything that we needed to know from what to bring to the tour to what to expect while there. My friends and I truly enjoyed learning...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank melmarselle
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

It was A Great experience,astonishing milky way galaxy we have never seen before.And Dennis arranged to let us to watch not only planets, and also Nebulas and othet galaxys we have never had chance to see. it's amazing!Dennis is so good at that and explain...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

I am an astronomy enthusiast so I was VERY excited for this tour. I read about and study astronomy so I expected that most of the info given during the tour would not be new to me, and I was mostly excited for the views...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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September 1, 2018|
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Response from 986dennism | Property representative |
It’s not a huge problem if you drive safely and make sure your gas tank is filled before you leave. You can count on at least a 10-mile drive to get over the mountains as you leave Borrego, and then another 40-mile drive... More
March 1, 2018|
Response from AMoffett73 | Reviewed this property |
It’s all outdoors but I’m not sure whether dogs would be allowed. It may be disruptive to the tour but I would email Dennis the host and ask him