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Stargazing Event - Astronomy

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1792 Pilot Knob Park Road
Pinnacle, NC 27043

336-325-2355
pilot.mountain@ncparks.gov

 

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GPS: 36.341276, -80.462930

 

  • December to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • March to April:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • May to September:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • October:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • November:
    7:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     
  • November to February:
    8:30am to 5:00pm
     
  • March to April:
    8:30am to 7:00pm
     
  • May to September:
    8:30am to 8:00pm
     
  • October:
    8:30am to 7:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     
  • March to April:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • May to September:
    7:00am to 10:00pm
     
  • October:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • November:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

*PLEASE NOTE: Gates are locked promptly at closing. There is no gate entry before or after hours, including campgrounds, except in the case of a medical or law enforcement emergency. No vehicles other than those registered to campers may be left in the park overnight.
 

  • 8:00am to 4:30pm – daily
     
  • Closed Christmas Day

     

Stargazing Event - Astronomy

In a partnership with Forsyth Astronomical Society and Pilot Mountain State Park, join us for a fun filled evening of moon, sky, and star related fun! Join us as we look at the moon, planets, stars, and other deep-space objects! It will be out of this world! Please bring a red flashlight. This program is subject to cancellation based on poor viewing conditions and weather. If unfavorable conditions exsist, please contact the park office to see if the event is to be rescheduled. Rain date: February 29th 2019

Date of Event: 
Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Start Location: 
Summit Parking Lot

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
N/A