West Kentucky Amateur Astronomers

Observing Opportunities

  • Monthly club meetings at the LBL Golden Pond Observatory
  • Permanently mounted Mead 16 inch schmidt cassegrain telescope available
  • Golden Pond Planetarium
  • Other amateur astronomers to share your observations of the night sky

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  Astronomy Related Links

Twin Lakes Star Party

  • Fall observing with under dark skies
  • Remote dark sky location at Pennyrile State Park, KY
  • Observe with dedicated and knowledgable amateur astronomers
  • Free camping on the observing field included in Star Party registration fee
  • Daytime recreational opportunities
  • Star Party Registration Form (Download & Print PDF)

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  In Memory of David Paessler

Golden Pond Observatory

  • Located behind Golden Pond Visitors Center & Planetarium, Land Between The Lakes Recreation Area
  • Golden Pond Planetarium nearby
  • Domed observatory with 16 inch Mead Schmit Cassegrain fork mounted
  • Summer star parties (see schedule)
  • Monthly club meetings year round

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