Friday Evening Programs, August 18th

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ASTROMONY

Join BRDC astronomer Evan Worrell for a exploration of the stars. Activities begin at 9:00PM at the Grindstone Campground parking lot.

 

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Astro Photography

Join Jay Martin, BRDC naturalist / educator, for an introduction to photographing the night sky. Bring a headlamp, your adjustable camera and a sturdy tripod to capture the light from distant stars. Meet at the parking area of Grindstone Campground at 9:00PM to
carpool to Whitetop Mountain.

 


Saturday Evening Programs, August 19th

Astronomy  

Join BRDC astronomer Evan Worrell for a exploration of the stars. Activities begin at 8:30PM at the Grindstone Campground parking lot.

"Aegolius acadicus (Northern Saw-whet Owl)" by Andrew Hoffman is licensed under CC BY 2.0

moths

Shawn Kurtzman, CMI staff entomologist, will lead a moth study at Grindstone campground. Begins at 9:00PM, meet at the playground at Grindstone Campground.


CONSIDER SUPPORTING THE RALLY

The Mount Rogers Naturalist Rally is a grand tradition that dates back to 1974. Over the years it has gone through many changes but the root goal has stayed the same: to connect our community to one of the most spectacular landscapes on Earth. If you would like to see this tradition continue for the next generation please consider making a donation to support the Rally.