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Marvel at the Moon

8:00p to 9:30p
Sat, June 08, 2019
Jessica DeBoer
(830) 685-3636

Take a closer look at our nearest celestial neighbor!

Discover the stories and science behind our largest satellite - the Moon! Peer through a telescope at the surface of the moon, learn how its craters formed and hear ancient stories.

Location on the Summit Trail, just past the Gazebo. There is no hiking as part of this program.


  • Lawn chair (optional)
  • Dress for the weather
  • Flashlight (preferably with a red lens; mainly for walk back to vehicle/campsite)

Entrance fee for the park is $7/person (children 12 and under are free); no additional fee to attend this program. Entry is free with a Texas State Parks Pass.

Please no flashlights or cell phones during this event (it can take 20-30 minutes for our eyes to adjust from bright light to darkness). Red-tinted lights are permitted.

**This event is extremely weather dependent** check our Facebook page for the most up to date information.

Texas State Parks has a NEW reservation system. While we do not require reservations for any events at this time, without a day-use reservation, we cannot guarantee entrance into the park to attend this event. Day pass reservations can be made online.