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Perseids Meteor Shower Viewing

August 11, 2018 @ 11:00 pm - August 12, 2018 @ 1:00 am

Bring the whole family out for an evening under the stars on Mount Burdell. Bring a blanket to sit on and enjoy the view. The star of the show will be the Perseids Meteor Shower, which will be at its peak at around Midnight.

This event is ideal for all ages. Dress in layers and wear sturdy shoes. Don’t forget to binoculars or a telescope, blankets, water, snacks, and star charts. We’ll provide hot chocolate. Friendly dogs are welcome, but must be leashed.

High fire danger cancels: Call (415) 473-7191 to get an update on fire danger status and land closures. If a “Red Flag” warning is in effect, all walks and events on Open Space District preserves are cancelled.

RSVP required.

Questions or to RSVP: Contact Mike Warner at 415 473-2816.

Location: Mount Burdell Preserve. Meet at the gate on San Andreas Dr in Novato.
Directions: From Hwy 101 in Novato, take the exit for San Marin Dr west 2.3 miles. Turn right onto San Andreas Dr and follow approximately 0.5 miles. The gate is on the right (before dead end).


August 11, 2018 @ 11:00 pm
August 12, 2018 @ 1:00 am
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Marin Parks
(415) 893-9508


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Mount Burdell Preserve
San Andreas Drive, Novato, CA + Google Map