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Astronomy Camp 4-5

Price Range
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Level of Physical Activity
Moderate activity

Learn about the stars, planets, sun, and moon under clear night skies at Camp Hancock. Expand your horizons with discussions about stellar formation, neutron stars and black holes. Learn how to use telescopes to get a closer look at distant galaxies and the brilliant objects closer to home. Viewing opportunities are weather-dependent, but in central Oregon clear skies are the norm.

Available Sessions

Dates Location Member/Non-member

Astronomy Camp 4-5

Start Date Aug 10, 2015
End Date Aug 14, 2015
Start and End Times 7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Duration 5 days
Location Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Member/Non-Member $515/$565
Check In Check-in on the first day of camp is at 7am in the south parking lot at OMSI.
Check Out Check-out on the final day of camp is at 5pm in the auxiliary parking lot near OMSI (Water Ave and SE Main St). Photo ID is required.

Transportation is provided to and from OMSI in Portland and is an important part of the getting-acquainted process.

Catalog Number 964AC810