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Northern Nights - Kluane's Stargazing Experience
Join us at Kathleen Lake in Kluane National Park and Reserve for two evenings of stargazing with the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Yukon Centre and more. An experience that is sure to be out of this world!
A starry sky over Kluane
© Lacey Hébert
Friday, September 23rd
Paint the Night Sky
5:30 – 8 p.m.
Capture the night sky in an acrylic painting workshop with artist, Maya Rosenberg. Cost $40 to cover supplies. Limited space, to preregister email Alex.Bouchard@pc.gc.ca.
8 – 9 p.m.
Gather around the fire and listen to traditional First Nations stories with John Fingland from Champagne and Aishihik First Nations.
Turn your eyes to the skies and explore space through a telescope with the RASC Yukon Centre as your guide.
Saturday, September 24th
Keeping Your Feet on Earth
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Join a Parks Canada interpreter on a guided hike around the area. Cost $19.60.
1 – 4 p.m.
Hang out at the Day Use Area and spend the afternoon doing arts, crafts & more!
Presentation by RASC Yukon Centre
4:30 – 6 p.m.
Learn from the experts about stargazing and aurora viewing in the North!
Hot Dog Roast
6:30 – 8 p.m.
8 – 10 p.m.
Grab your sleeping bag & a handful of popcorn, let the show begin!
If you missed out yesterday, now is your chance to see the universe!
For more information, contact Parks Canada at 867-634-7207.