Welcome to Squirrel Valley Observatory…..MPC-W34

Squirrel Valley Observatory is a privately owned roll off roof observatory located in the foothills of western North Carolina. Major construction was completed in the summer of 2015 with equipment upgrades continuing to be being made for astrophotography and private research.

Some recent images from SVO….


M51, The Whirlpool Galaxy


M101, The Pinwheel Galaxy


Saturn a week after opposition.

Comments are closed

  • **Recent Jupiter red spot video animation**—————-**Recent Jupiter Europa transit video animation**