Starry Hill News

The Spectacular Total Solar Eclipse of 2017 (8/22/17)

It has been said that a total solar eclipse is the most spectacular event that one can witness. We traveled to Oregon for the August 21st eclipse to find out how true this could be...

A Special Star Party Season (8/22/17)

Our 2017 summer star-party season has just ended. Every star party had good weather, with lots of kids and adults attending. We love it when attendees share with us their words about their experiences...

2017 Star Guides Lineup (7/26/17)

Not only is Starry Hill a place for kids to come to connect with our universe, it is also a place that, as much as possible, is run by kids. That's why we have the Star Guides program, now in its sixth year.

Connecting with the Night Sky at Mt. Rainier National Park (6/28/17)

As part of the National Park Service's Night Skies Program, Starry Hill is in its fourth year in providing evening stargazing experiences during the summer months for visitors at Mt. Rainier National Park. Come join us outside the Jackson Visitor Center at Paradise.

August 2017 Star Party Tickets (6/9/17)

A limited number of 2017 Star Party tickets are being distributed to teachers who brought groups to Starry Hill this year to give to select students. If your child has been given a ticket, here are the details. NOTE: ALL NIGHTS ARE FULLY BOOKED. WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING RESERVATIONS.