Saturday, May 19th – Painted Hills and Oregon Observatory

Join ExplOregon on Saturday, May 19th for a trip to Painted Hills, one of the 7 wonders of Oregon! After a few hours at the Painted Hills we will head to the Oregon Observatory where we will be able to use their collection of telescopes for stargazing. You won’t want to miss out on this day of fun adventures!

*Limited spots available*

COST: $30 (price includes transportation to and from locations as well as admission to Oregon Observatory)


WHEN: Saturday, May 19th

TIME: 7:30 AM – 2:00 AM

SCHEDULE: Meet in front of the REC Center at 7:30 AM, 8:00 AM Departure from University, 12:00 PM Last Fuel Fill Up and a quick break, 1:00 PM Arrival at Painted Hills (Lunch/Snack Served by Transporter), 3:00 PM Depart Painted Hill , 5:00 -7:00 PM Arrive at Bend (Dinner Break, We will having dinner at Spork) 9:00 PM Oregon Observatory, 10:30/11:00 Depart back to Eugene. Arrive back to campus around 2:00 AM

WHAT TO BRING: Dress appropriately. Wear layers that you can add and subtract from for changing weather conditions and shoes with good traction. Bring a phone or camera for pictures. Bring money for food or any snacks you wish to purchase and a water bottle.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at: or at (541)-517-9538

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