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Star Gaze

August 10 | 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Location: Fort Rodd Hill & Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites

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Escape the city lights and enjoy the stars from within the walls of Fort Rodd Hill. Join Parks Canada staff and local experts from the Royal Astronomical Society for a night of astronomy and galaxy exploration. Peak through large telescopes and witness this year’s Perseid Meteor Shower. Take part in special presentations, participate in hands-on activities and join a night photography tutorial.


Make it an overnight stay! Two options available:

– Rent a tent. Participants have the opportunity to stay overnight in a four or six-man tent. $55 or $70 per tent rental (four or six person), which includes a tent, camping pads, lanterns.

– Bring your own tent. Fees TBA.

Reservations for tenting options must be made in advance by calling (250) 478-4389.

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