Checking out the Stars on the South Fork American River: July 18thPosted July 18, 2009 by Malina
If you’re headed to the South Fork American River to cool off and rehydrate this weekend stay overnight and check out this free event in Coloma:
The good folks over at the American River Conservancy are sharing their passion for this area and the wonders of nature once again–but this time, at night! Join them for an evening of star gazing and conversation over at the Magnolia Ranch (public land along the lower section of the South Fork of the American River). Featured constellations are: Saturn, The Hercules Cluster, Ring Nebula, Lagoon Nebula, Eagle Nebula, Dumbbell Nebula, Galaxies M65 and M66 and the “Double Double” star.
The evening begins at 9 pm and meets at the Magnolia Ranch parking lot. Bring snacks, chairs and questions! For more info call 530-621-1224