Gateway to the Stars at Elk Island National Park starting this Friday

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Gateway to the Stars at Elk Island National Park starting this Friday

Only 35 minutes east of Edmonton and you can leave the city lights behind and enjoy the stars out at Elk Island Park. Gather around a campfire with a Parks Canada team member for an evening of storytelling and search for the stars and Northern Lights.

Each program lasts for about an hour and you must register in advance. You are to meet at the Astotin Lake Beach Parking lot in Elk Island National Park. 

Fridays to Saturdays - September 18, 19, 25, 26 October 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24 from 9-10pm. Cost is $11.70 per person plus a valid park pass.

Call 780-922-2965 or e-mail pc.interp.elkisland.pc@canada.ca to register. 

More details available here on the Elk Island National Park website

- Katie Stanners