Expected completion within the next 2-3 months the observatory is 16' wide x 32' long with a roll off roof and will house 6 piers, 2 of which will have
equipment installed immediately, 4 others will be available for remote hosting and at least one telescope will be available for hourly rental. 

Facilities for our clients will include high speed internet for quick data upload via dropbox. 110volt and 12 volt power to each pier, direct access to weather and cloud station, a sky quality meter and an all sky camera.
 An experienced technician will be on site 24/7 for equipment advice, initial setup of equipment and software, troubleshooting and on site maintenance.        ​

meet our team

    John Mansur                       Terry Hancock

 Located on The Grand Mesa in Western Colorado, the largest flat top mountain in the world. In this arrid high desert country at an elevation of 6150 feet The Grand Mesa Observatory is born. 

The region has low humidity, an abundance of clear nights and little light pollution (see this light pollution map of the area) criteria needed for serious astrophotography.


about grand mesa observatory

Remote Astro Imaging & Hosting in Colorado