Dark Sky Star Party at Lockwood Valley/Chuchupate, near Frazier Park. Free and open to the public. Jeremy Amarant of the SAGE Planetarium will give an astronomy talk. Telescopes will be set up in the parking lot. There are bathrooms, but no running water. Please bring items to drink and/or eat. Dress in layers, it can get chilly at night. Red flashlights.
Directions: From the Antelope Valley, Take CA-138 (Ave D) west to Interstate 5. Take I-5 North to Frazier Mountain Park Road exit. Stay on Frazier Mountain Park Road. You will pass thru Frazier Park, until you come to a 4 way stop with a flashing red light. Continue straight ahead for several more miles until you come to Lockwood Valley Road. (Pizza place on the left) Turn LEFT. Continue for about 1 mile until you see a small sign "Chuchupate Ranger Station", turn LEFT (Frazier Mountain Rd/Forest Rte BN04) . The speed limit on this road is 20 mph. Drive through the Ranger Camp, for about 1/8 mile until you see a sign "Trail Head" and make a right turn into the parking lot.