Hobbs Observatory is located 15 miles east of the campus in the Beaver Creek Reserve. It contains a 24-inch computer controlled telescope, a 14-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope, a state-of-the-art CCD camera, and a classroom. The observatory is open to the public on the third Saturday of every month and on all clear Saturday nights from May through October.
Positional information for the Hobbs Observatory
Latitude = 44 degrees 48 minutes 56.84 seconds North
Longitude = 91 degrees 16 minutes 18.76 seconds West
Elevation = 285 meters