The E.C. Carr Astronomical Observatory provides Toronto Centre Members with a fully equipped observing facility that offers clear dark skies, excellent accommodations, a research-quality 14" Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope, CCD Camera, a networked computer system with image processing software, a red-lit warm room, as well as a sheltered facilities where members can operate their own equipment if they so choose.
Some important notes about using the facility:
To make a reservation, please complete this form (you will need your National RASC website login information). Look for an automated email response regarding your pending reservation. Later, you will receive a confirmation of your reservation from the CAO bookings coordinator.
Remember that you must bring your own supply of food, drinks, bedding and towels. These are not supplied at the Observatory. Everything else you will need for Observing will be there. (There is a grocery store located on Hwy 26 just west of Thornbury).