As part of our process to provide the best resources and information for you to find where to go stargazing, we are looking today at Star Parties held at Idaho State Parks. There are many groups that host their star parties in local parks, but today we will be looking at which Idaho State Parks have held star parties in the past so you can keep your eyes open for the next opportunity to attend.
The Idaho State Parks Event Calendar can be found here, so please check in there for the most up to date information concerning dates, availability, and status. Although the dates of these events change over time, here is a list of places to look for future events if curious.
|State Park||Address||Start Times|
|Winchester Lake State Park||1786 Forest Rd, Winchester , ID 83555||8:30PM|
|Ponderosa State Park||1920 N Davis Ave, McCall, ID 83638||9:00PM|
|Lake Cascade State Park||Lakeshore Dr, Cascade 83611||9:00PM|
|Harriman State Park||Green Canyon Rd and Hwy 20, Island Park, ID||8:00PM|
|Star Party at City of Rocks/Castle Rocks State Park||748 East 2800 South, Almo, ID 83312||2PM Solar Viewing|
9PM Star Party
|Bruneau Dunes State Park Observatory||27608 Sand Dunes Road, Bruneau, ID 83647||6:30PM|
All the information above was found through searching Google using the exact term in quotes: “site:parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/ starparty”. All events were taken from previous events at the parks, so please check the Idaho Parks And Recreation website for more detailed information.
If there are any questions, corrections, or more, please feel free to let us know via comment! We would love to hear from you and you experiences from attending Idaho State Parks Star Parties!
For Oregon Star Party Information, check out our article here.