HALO (Huntsville Astronomic and Lunar Observatory)
Housed in the unique Compass Rose Lodge, HALO features a 16-inch aperture Ritchey-Chretien-style telescope designed with hyperbolic shaped mirrors like the Hubble Space Telescope. Visitors can gaze a distant star clusters, galaxies, and nebulae with minimal light pollution. Smaller, 8-inch telescopes are also available for use on the grounds.
Here in Ogden you can experience 3 ski and summer resorts, combined boasting over 11,600 skiable acres and miles of single track for those who love to mountain bike and hike! We offer a wide range of breathtaking recreation options with everything in easy reach. Whether you settle in at one of our many friendly hotels, out-of-the-way campgrounds or modern meeting and event venues, you will find that Ogden is an ideal travel destination offering one-of-a-kind outdoor recreation and metropolitan delights throughout the year. Wander and get lost in Ogden!