Heron Marsh (21 March 2013).  Photo by Tom Boothe. Used by permission.

Astronomy Night at the VIC
Wednesday, 26 March 2014

Celestron Telescope

Celestron Telescope at the VIC

Learn about the springtime constellations, vernal equinox, and meteor showers. This event will be a combination lecture and field night with the VIC's 14 inch Celestron (deep space) Telescope. The program begins at 7:30 PM. Cost: $10 per person. Free for Friends of the VIC. Preregistration appreciated; please call 518-327-6241 to register.


Explore the VIC

The Paul Smiths VIC offers a wide variety of programs throughout the year to educate and inform Adirondack Park residents and visitors about the natural wonders of the Adirondack Mountains. You can help support these programs by joining the Friends of the VIC. More information on Friends of the VIC memberships

Explore the Trails

The VIC trails are free and open to the public, from dawn to dusk, spring through fall. In winter, the trails are open to cross-country skiers and snowshoers for a fee. Day or season passes may be purchased.