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Big Bear Solar Observatory

10 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Amber
Amber
May 10, 2018
Super cool midcentury observatory on the lake!
Laurie
Laurie
April 03, 2018
Take advantage of the clear high mountain skies!
Zhi
Zhi
September 17, 2017
Big Bear Solar Observatory is the premier university-based solar observatory in the United States. It is operated by New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Lovey-Dovey
Lovey-Dovey
September 17, 2017
The solar telescopes are specially made for observing the Sun. On rare occasions we do use them at night on stars to check alignment and tracking.
Donna (And Greg)
Donna (And Greg)
June 02, 2016
Great spot to observe from!

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Location
40386 North Shore Lane
Big Bear, CA 92314
Phone+1 909-866-5791