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Address: 2476 Spanish Valley Dr, Moab, UT 84532-3427
Phone Number: 435-210-0066

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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Rare and beautiful

Alex is extremely professional, knowledgeable, patient and polite. He will take all the time required to ensure every participant's experience has lived up to the expectation and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Alex is extremely professional, knowledgeable, patient and polite. He will take all the time required to ensure every participant's experience has lived up to the expectation and that everyone's questions are answered. Alex brings you into his world of unique appreciation of nature and provides you with a rare and beautiful perspective about the beautiful night sky that city-dwellers like... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Alex was very helpful. His powerful telescope allowed our group to see things that we have only read about or seen in books. Our group was too large however which meant that each persons viewing had to be limited due to the late hour. Even though Alex has some thoughts about the cultural aspects of the constellations most of his... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for someone to show you constellations, this isn't it. Alex takes you to the top of Lone Mesa, sets up a huge telescope and tells you about the cosmos. We saw planets, far away galaxies, and stars being born. The time flew, even though the program was 2 1/2 hours long. Well worth the time and money... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

our family had a great time viewing the night sky in Moab. Alex was a wonderful guide to the stars and other objects in space. he was very knowledgeable and made it fun and easy to get great views of the planets, solar systems, stars, and satellites. Moab is the perfect place to view the stars as you can easily... More 

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Ponce Inlet, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative, highly recommended for a nice couple hours under the stars. Definitely give it a go if you have an interest in astronomy, or just want something relaxing to do one night, you might actually learn something too!

Thank JSRiddle
Concord, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of four (two teenagers) thoroughly enjoyed our night with Alex. He is extremely knowledgeable and his telescope is top notch. We saw some amazing sights and learned a ton about astronomy. Definitely recommend this outing!

Thank Elizabeth K
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

This was a great side trip for our MOAB vacation. Alex, the owner of the venue is equate astronomist. We met him late at night when the skies were dark with no moon , he patiently explained to us about the various planets that we were viewing cosmic nebulae, stars the Milky Way and other fascinating views. He has a... More 

Thank GinamarieMG
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Despite some clouds we managed to see some amazing sights through Alex's telescope, including Jupiter, Saturn and a distant galaxy.

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Saint James, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We met Alex at the designated spot and waited for the sky to get really dark. All the stars came out and I honestly felt like we were in a planetarium. It was fabulous. Alex is the real deal. He has a wealth of knowledge and his telescope is state of the art. He brings chairs for everyone. Make sure... More 

Thank Tara D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Alex was a great guide into exploring the night sky. We ended up having to reschedule due to bad weather on our first scheduled night but Alex wants everyone to have a good experience and works hard to make sure that happens. We came prepared on a chilly night with hats and gloves and he provided extra warmth with blankets.... More 

Thank Megan W

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