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Adult Ages 18+
Youth Ages 4-17
a star in the night sky with Gallery Arcturus in the background

the Whirlpool Galaxy ‘eating’ a smaller galaxy, as seen LIVE through one of our telescopes

A feast for your senses!

***LOCATION: Pyramid Lake Resort ***

(Sept – early April)  

Join us for a spectacular Dark Sky and Dinner combination. Delight in a 3-course choice menu at the Pines Restaurant, overlooking the shores of Pyramid Lake. Afterwards, you’ll head outside to some of the Canadian Rockies’ most powerful telescopes, where Jasper Planetarium guides will provide you with the opportunity to stargaze within the second-largest Dark Sky preserve in the world.

*** Also available without dinner: Telescope Experience ONLY ***

(Prices do not include GST or gratuity applied at check-out)

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Come enjoy an amazing 3-course Stargazers’ Lakeside Dinner at The Pines restaurant at Pyramid Lake Resort, then look through some of the most powerful telescopes in the North American Rockies…

You’ll also have the opportunity for a variety of hands-on experiences and activities, to enhance your tour. Things like:

  • orion nebula jasper planetarium

    the Orion Nebula, as seen LIVE through a telescope at The Jasper Planetarium

    an interactive guided tour of some of the most powerful telescopes in the North American Rockies and how they work

  • a look at the latest 4K ‘instant-replays’ of live views as seen through our telescopes in Jasper
  • hands-on experiences: make an aurora, hold a meteorite! (NEW come touch our new Moon rock! AND Mars rock!!)
  • also, if the skies are clear enough, we will offer LIVE guided viewing through our telescopes***

Duration: approx 2.5-3 hours

jasper_planetarium_dark_sky_dinner_pines_pyramid_lake_resort_food**For health and safety reasons, some of our telescope experience is ‘touchless’, using 4K video-based telescopes as well as the opportunity to look through the eyepiece of a traditional optical telescope as well***

This is a partially outdoor event so please dress warmly!

Please note: This tour does not include the Planetarium dome

NOTE: The Telescope Experience is a learning opportunity with weather permitting views of the sky. While we do not need the sky to be completely clear to use our telescopes, we CAN NOT guarantee clear skies. We DO NOT provide refunds if the skies are too cloudy, but this tour includes a telescope “rain check” to re-book for another date. (Just contact us and remind us of the name you booked under and the date you originally booked for and you’re good to go!)

Our cancellation policy is 24 hours – the best in the Rockies!

Book online now!