Off-Campus Trips Info

Over the course of the year, we take several field trips as a group, including to a radio silent zone in WV, an astronomy park in the darkest spot in Ohio, and a historic Ohio observatory.

Green Bank Observatory

Where: Green Bank, West Virginia

What: participate in the Radio Astronomer for a Day program

When: Spring 2023, around Spring Break

Website: greenbankobservatory.org

John Glenn Astronomy Park

Where: Hocking Hills State Park, Ohio

What: carpool down to JGAP to catch a public sunset/night show

When: Spring 2023, either February or April

Website: jgap.info

Perkins Observatory

Where: Delaware, Ohio

What: carpool over to JGAP to catch a historic tour and sky presentation

When: Spring 2023, either February or April

Website: owu.perkins.edu