Deerlick Astronomy Village Frequently Asked Questions

I want to only spend one night on Grier’s Field, do I need to have a membership?

Yes, a membership is required, even for a single night.

I want bring a guest, do they need a membership?

Regular Field Members, and Family Members can bring up to two guests one time. The member is responsible for the guest, and the guest needs to pay the standard camping fee. If the guest wants to come back to DAV for a second visit, they will need their own membership.

I do not own a telescope, can I be a member?

Yes, you do not need to own a telescope to be a member. That being said, we ask that you please ask other members before attempting to use their telescope. If you are looking at purchasing a telescope, we would recommend you look at www.cloudynights.com for used telescopes, or your favorite vendor for new gear.