Astronomy Observatory

TEL10 Edgar O Smith Observatory

Razdow Telescope

The housing that shelters the telescope slides off on rails. Photo courtesy of Adeline Caulet. The newest general-purpose telescope on the mountain is the 1.2-meter Calypso telescope, which is clearly visible from the road to the summit, but difficult to spot from the top. It is located below the WIYN telescope, and the access road is marked Private. However, any visitor wishing to learn more about the telescope can leave a message for the resident astronomer at the front...