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Potter County Stargazing Tours

5 E 1st St, Coudersport, PA 16915-1615
+1 814-558-8539
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Excellent Stargazing Experience!

If you want a knowledgeable guide that gives personal attention to small groups then this is your... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
raymonduscinski
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Bradford, Pennsylvania
Dark skies, bright stars and live computer images of deep sky objects!

Prepare to be amazed! Greg and Emily identify the planets and constellations in live view using... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Mark F
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We offer personal Night Sky Tours in a private setting in the heart of the PA Wilds, located near Cherry Springs State Park. Keep in touch with us for updates in astronomy and stargazing opportunities throughout the season! Tour Guide -Greg Snowman has presented Night Sky Tour programs for thousands of people through his work as an Environmental Education Specialist at Cherry Springs State Park,
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5 E 1st St, Coudersport, PA 16915-1615
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

If you want a knowledgeable guide that gives personal attention to small groups then this is your man! There were no visible man-made lights in the unobstructed 360 degree view on his private site.We saw 6 shooting stars, 4 planets, several nebulas,several galaxies,and constellations. A...More

3  Thank raymonduscinski
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Prepare to be amazed! Greg and Emily identify the planets and constellations in live view using laser pointers amid the banter of traditional folklore and the latest scientific facts to engage listeners of all ages. Viewing planets up close through their on-site telescope is just...More

3  Thank Mark F
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Our evening of stargazing was informational , and awe inspiring. Was a perfect clear night for viewing. Our tour met at 9:30pm till midnight. Greg and Emily were friendly and informative. I will never look at the sky at night the same way. Well worth...More

3  Thank Karen M
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

This was a really fun way to spend the evening, since they have a great state park and dark sky area. Greg and Emily were really fun and we enjoyed our experience.

2  Thank Tavia W
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Greg and Emily did a great job combining educational overview of the basics of astronomy and the night sky, with fascinating images from their telescope set up. Great experience, highly recommended!

1  Thank Scott L
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Greg and Emily, with the help of nature, provided a wonderful evening of star gazing. The service and patience with which questions were answered while trying to arrange an appointment for stargazing was very much appreciated. They provided suggestions for the best dates (assuming the...More

2  Thank Hawks60
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Emily and Greg were pleasant, very knowledgeable. They picked us up from our motel and drove us to a secluded place and showed us the different planets, galaxies and clusters from Greg's family owned property. They even allowed us to spend an hour there alone...More

3  Thank Rochan M
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

As the other reviewer mentioned, Greg really knows his stuff. My husband and I originally planned to go to Cherry State Park but we are so glad we chose to stargaze with Greg. His wide knowledge and passion for astronomy makes his tour an incredible...More

7  Thank stacy l
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Wow, Greg really knows his stuff. As the person Astronomer who used to give the star programs at the park, you will come away with a new understanding of the universe.You get to spend over an hour with him and everyone in the group gets...More

4  Thank Pierre19666
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