Photo Credits: Manning Park Resort

Looking to break in to astronomy or want to have a fun & educational summer vacation with the kids? Telescope and astronomy kit rentals are now available at Manning Park Resort! The Dark Sky in Manning Park offers some of the best stargazing around with multiple viewing locations and very limited light pollution, the views are incredible.

They currently have 5 Beginner Celestron FirstScope Telescope kits available for rent at the front desk. The kits include a telescope, star gazing guidebooks, and a red light to help you see in the dark. Rentals are $7 for guests, and $5 for members of our Dark Sky Mailing List.

Visit to plan your vacation along BC Highway 3 – The Dark Sky Highway