South - Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park
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27 km S of Maple Creek on Hwy 21, in the Centre Block of Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park.
Latitude: 49.66323° N,
Longitude: -109.4971° W
Officially designated a Dark Sky Preserve in 2004, Cypress Hills receives visitors from around the world who are amazed at the array of stars, planets and satellites that are so pronounced in the intensely black night sky. The Dark Sky Observatory and Dark Sky Campground at Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park are the host sites of the annual Saskatchewan Summer Star Party in August. 
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Open May long weekend to Labour Day.

Schedule available at park office. Public programs and special astronomy events during July and August.

Rates And Discounts

Park entry fees apply. Admission to observatory by donation.

Access

  • Lake / Resort
  • Country / Rural

Services

  • Tours upon request

Amenities

  • Picnic area
  • Pit toilet
  • Modern washroom

Activities

  • Stargazing

Maps & Docs

Contact Info

Phone(s): 306-662-5411 |
cypresshills@gov.sk.ca

Open May long weekend to Labour Day.

Schedule available at park office. Public programs and special astronomy events during July and August.

27 km S of Maple Creek on Hwy 21, in the Centre Block of Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park.

Latitude: 49.66323° N, Longitude: -109.4971° W

South - Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park

Officially designated a Dark Sky Preserve in 2004, Cypress Hills receives visitors from around the world who are amazed at the array of stars, planets and satellites that are so pronounced in the intensely black night sky. The Dark Sky Observatory and Dark Sky Campground at Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park are the host sites of the annual Saskatchewan Summer Star Party in August. 

SHOW MORE

Location Information

27 km S of Maple Creek on Hwy 21, in the Centre Block of Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park.

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lat. 49.66323° N, long. -109.4971° W

Contact Info

Phone: 306-662-5411 |
cypresshills@gov.sk.ca