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RedRock Astronomy

2476 Spanish Valley Dr, Moab, UT 84532-3427
+1 435-210-0066
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Great evening viewing the stars and learning about astronomy

We had a great experience. We were all wowed by what we saw and learned so much. We went with two... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tara R
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Highly recommend

My husband and I are both from the southeast where good stars and clear skies are rare. We loved... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Belinda F
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Don't miss your opportunity to view Moab and the surrounding area in its unique dark sky setting. SEE the stars & planets as you have never seen them before! COME ALONG with Alex as he shows you faraway galaxies, glittering star clusters, nebulae, & other breathtaking celestial sights with his high-powered telescopes and learning tools. Groups from 2-40, young & old alike, can share in this spectacular stargazing experience. Daytime solar viewing also available.
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2476 Spanish Valley Dr, Moab, UT 84532-3427
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great experience. We were all wowed by what we saw and learned so much. We went with two adults and three kids, ages 10, 8 and 4. We all learned so much about the night sky and left inspired to learn more....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I are both from the southeast where good stars and clear skies are rare. We loved this tour because it allowed us a great view of the amazing night sky but also educated us. Alex is a wonderful guide. Dress for chilly...More

1  Thank Belinda F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Alex was very knowledgable about all things to do with stars and galaxies and the universe in general. His amazing telescope allowed us to see things we've never even thought about before, like dead stars and galaxies far far away. The night we booked was...More

Thank Tina R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful night viewing stars and other galaxies through a high-powered telescope. Alex is deeply knowledgeable and he was so nice to our children. We learned a lot from him and he explains astronomy in an inspiring way. The 2-hours were truly engaging and...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

My husband, son (aged 8) and I really enjoyed our night with Alex. This is not about constellations, but it was amazing. We saw other galaxies, nebulas and a dead star. The group size was small and we all got plenty of time to look...More

2  Thank ColumbusAnoymous
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

What an amazing night, found Redrock through a random interweb search so wasn’t quite sure what to expect. Turned out to be a great night and one of our best experiences in Moab. Alex took the time to explain what we were looking at and...More

3  Thank 708mambos
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

The week before arriving at Moab, I found Red Rock Astronomy while searching for a good place to stargaze. After reading the reviews, we decided to add this to our itinerary and it was worth it. Alex, our astronomer, not only had use at the...More

5  Thank Rafael B
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Alex is simply amazing! He's very knowledgeable and kept us engaged throughout the experience with different facts and questions. You can tell he is very passionate about what he does. He does provide chairs and blankets for you. He also tries to keep the groups...More

4  Thank Ahickmon
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy stargazing, you’ll love it. Alex has great equipment, a true passion for his job, and the perfect location...Groups meet in Moab and follow Alex (caravan style) to the viewing location about 15 minutes away. Once there, Alex gives each member of the...More

3  Thank PJWEK
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

My husband & I went on a Red Rock Astronomy tour & thoroughly enjoyed it. Our night was right on the edge of a moon out period, when the moon is too bright to see the rest of the sky. However, Alex took advantage of...More

1  Thank Kai A
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NLBLondon
18 April 2018|
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Response from HeidiWills | Reviewed this property |
Our experience parallels ColumbusAnonymous. We followed Alex out of Moab about 15 - 20 minutes on the road to Canyonlands. It wasn’t too far up. There were other star gazers there. I think it’s “the spot,” away from light... More
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Renee P
13 December 2017|
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Response from PJWEK | Reviewed this property |
The meet location is a well lit parking lot (with restrooms) midway between downtown Moab and the entrance to Arches National Park. The meet time depends on sunset & weather (on my Oct trip it was 7:30PM). Reservations are... More
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