Category Archives: Astro Tourism

Okie-Tex Star Party

The Okie-Tex star party is held every September around new new¬†moon at camp Billy Joe in the Oklahoma panhandle. Friends have told me that the skies are better than the famed Texas Star Party, and that attendance often swells past … Continue reading

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Cherry Springs

Seventeen hours by car from where I live, just north of the center of the state of Pennsylvania near the New York state line, you’ll see on the Google Earth dark sky overlay an area surrounded by blue, which indicates … Continue reading

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Kitt Peak

Software Bisque was one of the commercial sponsors of a PixInsight workshop in Tucson Arizona recently and I went to show off our mounts, give demos, and give a little “word from our sponsor” talk. I flew in the Wednesday … Continue reading

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