Stars Over New Melones Lake: A Guided Tour

Sonora, CA…Learn how to identify stars and constellations with a ranger in crystal clear skies over New Melones Lake. Telescopes will be available for use. Please dress warmly and bring a flashlight. We will meet at the New Melones Lake Visitor Center at 6 p.m on December 3rd.


If there are cloudy skies or an inclement weather forecast, please call Ranger Mike at 209-536-9094 ext. 233 for the status of the program. All activities are free of charge and are suitable for all ages. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Participants should wear sturdy shoes and clothing appropriate for the weather. In the event of inclement weather, please contact Park Ranger Mike McGraw at 209-536-9094 ext. 233 for the status of events.