2011 City of Rocks Star Party
Herrett Center for the Arts and Science




City of Rocks

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The Herrett Center for Arts & Science
The College of Southern Idaho
315 Falls Avenue
Twin Falls, ID 83301
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Star Line Sky Info: (208) 732-MOON (732-6666)
Fax: (208) 736-4712


City of Rocks Star Party - Friday, July 22nd & Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

View some of Idaho's darkest skies surrounded by spectacular geologic scenery. Located 1 hour south of Burley near Almo, Idaho, City of Rocks National Reserve /Castle Rocks State Park offers camping, nature trails, rock climbing, wildlife viewing, and more.

Schedule of Activities:

Please dress warmly, and fit all flashlights with a red filter to protect night vision.

Fees:

Directions:

  • From Boise: Take I-84 East to exit 216 (Declo); go south on Idaho 77 to Conner Creek, then southwest on the Elba-Almo road to the visitor center in Almo and the park entrance.
  • From Pocatello: Take I-86 West to I-84 West to exit 216 and proceed as above.
  • From Ogden and the Wasatch Front: Take I-84 west to exit 245 (Sublette) and go west to Malta. From Malta take Idaho 77 to Conner Creek, then southwest on the Elba-Almo road to the visitor center in Almo and the park entrance.
  • From Burley: Take Idaho 27 to Oakley, then south along the City of Rocks Back Country Byway.
  • Or, download an area map here.

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