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Sky Rangers plan a busy week

Lots of high-interest sky activity to see


The Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area’s Sky Rangers plan three events this week.

Wednesday, at Spring Canyon, from 3-5 p.m., you can learn about the upcoming Aug. 21 solar eclipse.

On Friday, Aug. 11, at Crescent Bay, rangers will be on hand with a variety of telescopes pointed to the sky. They will have new and larger telescopes so you can see Saturn, the moon and other deep-sky objects.

Janice Elvidge, who leads the ranger group, reminds everyone that Friday’s program will be happening during the Perseid meteor shower time.

On Saturday, Aug. 12, at Spring Canyon, there will be o...

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