Thank you for your interest in visiting the Eastern Sierra Observatory! We have added a number of new dates to better accommodate the many requests to visit! Use the list below to view upcoming available dates, and then click on the “Book Now” button to fill out a request form for that date. We will confirm your stay within 24 hours via email. If you’re wondering what to expect when visiting the ESO, please read this article and/or check out our FAQ.
2019 Available Dates
All available dates are situated around the new moon to ensure dark skies for your visit.
May: 24th, 26th, 27th
June: 3rd, 4th, 5th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th
July: 1st, 2nd, 5th, 24th, 25th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, 31st
August: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 21st, 23rd
September: 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th
November: 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th
Individual adult in your own SHIFTPOD: 1 Night $165, 2 Nights $300
Two persons in one SHIFTPOD: 1 Night $235, 2 Nights $425
Three persons in one SHIFTPOD: 1 Night $315, 2 Nights $575
Family - Two adults and two children in one SHIFTPOD - you provide bedding for the children (sleeping pads on the floor): 1 Night $300, 2 Nights $550
Economy Group -- bring up to 15 people and provide your own bedding (sleeping pads on the floor) in THREE SHIFTPODs: 1 Night $650, 2 Nights $1150
Group Stay -- up to 10 people on our cots in THREE SHIFTPODs: 1 Night $750, 2 Nights $1450
We book up to three SHIFTPODs per night.
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