Category Archives: Missions

Reports on trips to Zephyr Ridge Observatory.

Relentless Nature

I recently returned from a busy 4th of July weekend at Zephyr Ridge Observatory.  It was a mission that combined astronomy and property maintenance.  In this post I will describe the maintenance, and I will follow with a detailed observing … Continue reading

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May 1, 2011 Observing Report – A Taste of Discovery

There is a long record of astronomical discoveries credited to amateur astronomers.  Some have been serendipitous, while others were the result of sustained effort.  I am an experienced observer, but have no astronomical discoveries to my credit.  Although I have … Continue reading

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