Dead Horse Point State Park

Events

 


Special Events & Programs

 

Star Parties: Dead Horse Point State Park is an International Dark Sky Park. Come and gaze at a sky filled with twinkling stars. Learn about cosmology and use telescopes to see deep space objects. Rangers will give a tour of constellations as well. Meet at the Visitor Center.

October 1st @ 8pm

October 6th @ 8pm

October 8th @ 8pm

Planet Parties: Some of the most awe-inspiring sights in the night sky are using a telescope to see Saturn and Jupiter, the incredible gas giants of the solar system. A park ranger will give a short presentation on the planets followed by telescope viewing of the massive planets. 

October 13th @ 8pm

October 15th @ 8pm

October 22nd @ 8pm 

Geology Talk: Join a Park Ranger on this 10-20 minute long talk about the fascinating geological history of the carved canyons surrounding Dead Horse Point. Meet at the Dead Horse Point Overlook.

September 30th @ 10:30am

October 5th @ 10:30am

October 7th @ 10:30am

October 9th @ 10:30am

October 12th @ 10:30am

October 14th @ 10:30am

October 16th @ 10:30am

October 21st @ 10:30am

October 23rd @ 10:30am

Full Moon Hike: Witness an ethereal landscape of ancient canyons bathed in the soft moonlight. Follow a Ranger for a 1-mile hike to learn about the nocturnal animals of the Colorado Plateau. Meet at the Visitor Center. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Please email spencerstokes@utah.gov to reserve your space. Limit of 20 people for the hike.

October 19th @ 7pm

October 20th @ 7pm