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Aurora Borealis Weekend

Fri, 10/10/2014 - Mon, 10/13/2014
 
October 2014
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Categories
Camps, Exhibits, Lectures, Star Parties, Workshops
Location
Gordon's Park Dark Sky Preserve
18777 Hwy 6
Tehkummah, Manitoulin Island, ON P0P 2C0
Canada
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Weekend Event
Admission Fees
42.00 + tax per person per night
85.00 + tax per person per day
Description
Camping and Observing from the Dark Sky Preserve at Gordon's Park including wine & cheese welcome, astronomy workshops, pot luck supper, public observing sessions, laser guided sky tours, horseshoe tournament. The dark sky preserve offers 360 degree viewing, horizon to horizon, darkest skies in Ontario, no light pollution and a 21.45 Sky Quality Meter Reading. Camping is rustic but comfortable and is situated in the fields and meadows of the park. Access to hiking trails and nature center included, alternative accommodations including bed & breakfast, tipi tenting, and camping cabins are available.
Additional Information
None
Directions
ChiCheemaun Ferry Service from Tobermory in Southern Ontario to South Baymouth on Manitoulin Island or via bridge on to the island at Little Current via Toronto to Hwy 400 to Barrie, Hwy 69 to Sudbury, Hwy 17 to Espanola to Hwy 6 to Manitoulin Island. Follow Hwy 6 to Gordon's Park, # 18777 Hwy 6
Contact Information
rita@gordonspark.com
705-859-2470
 
 
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