Calaveras Big Trees Association2018-05-29T23:20:49-07:00

Bringing high quality educational and interpretive programs to Calaveras Big Trees State Park

Art in the Park

May 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Astronomy Program

May 30 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Seminar – The Way Across the Mountain

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Seminar – The Science of Nature

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Astronomy Program

June 27 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Astronomy Program

July 3 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The Stars Are Coming Out!

Come look at the stars! Docents will be sharing information and telling stories as everyone gazes at the night sky. Two telescopes and astronomical binoculars will give you a closer look at the moon, planets and deep sky objects. We’re excited to have a webcam for one of the telescopes, so images can be shown on a 40” monitor in real time. No more standing in line to look through the big telescope! Meet us at the Scenic Overlook in the park, just a few miles past the Visitor Center. This is one of the best night sky viewing areas in the region. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on. The Astronomy program at the park is run entirely [...]


Camping reservations and additional park details available via the California State Parks website.

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