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We enjoyed seeing the moon & Saturn & Neptune

My husband & I went on a Red Rock Astronomy tour & thoroughly enjoyed it. Our night was right on... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Kai A
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Warrenville, Illinois
Wonderful Experience

Alex is very knowledgeable and provides an educational and enjoyable experience out under the... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Nancy N
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Don't miss your opportunity to view Moab and the surrounding area in its unique dark sky setting. SEE the stars & planets as you have never seen them before! COME ALONG with Alex as he shows you faraway galaxies, glittering star clusters, nebulae...more
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The week before arriving at Moab, I found Red Rock Astronomy while searching for a good place to stargaze. After reading the reviews, we decided to add this to our itinerary and it was worth it. Alex, our astronomer, not only had use at the...More

6  Thank Rafael B
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 October 2014

I was surprised by how indifferent Alex was to the common interest of his audience in identifying constellations or looking at familiar objects through a telescope. He said the differences in cultural names and origins prevented him from discussing constellations. Really? So share some cultural...More

6  Thank Egrtraveler
AlexinMoab, Owner at RedRock Astronomy, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2014

I welcome when someone makes a comment such as this every few years as it give me an opportunity to explain what type of program I offer. My program is intended for all age groups as educational, but also designed to be entertaining as well....More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy stargazing, you’ll love it. Alex has great equipment, a true passion for his job, and the perfect location...Groups meet in Moab and follow Alex (caravan style) to the viewing location about 15 minutes away. Once there, Alex gives each member of the...More

3  Thank PJWEK
Reviewed 20 September 2017

My husband & I went on a Red Rock Astronomy tour & thoroughly enjoyed it. Our night was right on the edge of a moon out period, when the moon is too bright to see the rest of the sky. However, Alex took advantage of...More

1  Thank Kai A
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Alex is very knowledgeable and provides an educational and enjoyable experience out under the stars. I would highly recommend this for anyone.

2  Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Alex's immense passion for both astronomy, geology, and history made our already breathtaking evening under the stars into a time-traveling adventure. He inspired and captured attention. It's obvious that he is doing this for joy. This is a must if you are in Moab.

2  Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Alex is extremely knowledgeable about astronomy and is also a good patient teacher. Our group had 6 adults and 3 children who had never used as high tech equipment as he has. We all learned alot ! We highly recommend his program.

1  Thank mumfe2016
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Using a quote from a movie about Moab's night sky, "It's full of stars" would be a perfect reason to view it with RedRock Astronomy. Alex will take you to the most viewable spot of the night sky, take you on a journey of our...More

2  Thank Chuck O
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Amateur astronomers, night sky enthusiasts, parents and children who have never seen our star filled skies or the Milky Way because of light pollution should let Alex Ludwig in Moab be your guide. He brings his Telescope and shows you the planets (visible at the...More

1  Thank Srinath57
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We found Red Rock astronomy on the net and booked before we went to the USA. Alex was very knowledgeable and arranged a dark sky astronomy evening. He showed us some of the planets and then went on to show Us deep sky objects. He...More

1  Thank Vasanta N
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This tour of the night skies was the reason we flew from Ohio to Utah! Alex offers his telescope and his incredible knowledge of the starry universe to a small enough group of people that your turn at the scope does not feel at all...More

1  Thank Kathy O
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We had a full day of astronomy with Alex on the 21st....starting with the solar eclipse in the morning and ending with his nighttime presentation. His knowledge adds so much to the experience and helps to put the cosmos in proper perspective. One word of...More

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cpavey122017
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Yes! Call 435.210.0066 for trip availability after 10:00 a.m. MDT!
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Response from HeidiWills | Reviewed this property |
Our experience parallels ColumbusAnonymous. We followed Alex out of Moab about 15 - 20 minutes on the road to Canyonlands. It wasn’t too far up. There were other star gazers there. I think it’s “the spot,” away from light... More
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Response from PJWEK | Reviewed this property |
The meet location is a well lit parking lot (with restrooms) midway between downtown Moab and the entrance to Arches National Park. The meet time depends on sunset & weather (on my Oct trip it was 7:30PM). Reservations are... More
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