Stargazer  LbNA # 438 (ARCHIVED)

Placed DateJul 3 2002
CountyHarrisonburg city
LocationHarrisonburg, VA
Found By Gilliegrl
Last Found Sep 3 2006
Hike Distance?

Location: Edith J. Carrier Arboretum – James Madison University -
Harrisonburg - Central Virginia
Level of difficulty: Easy– 1-mile nature trail (very kid friendly)
Placed by:
Revised 04/17/03

From the parking lot, walk towards the lake and cross the bridge.
Take your first path to the left into the woods.
Cross the swing bridge and pass the William Andrew Wood Memorial
Cross another bridge, this one low to the ground.
At the four-way intersection of paths, turn right towards the patch
of grass.
Pass the coneflower and daisy garden and the rock water fountain.
Cross another bridge.
You will notice the wood chips disappear and you will pass another
grove of grass.
Walk up the hill on the maintenance road.
You will find Justin Cady's bench in front of you - go sit on the
Ok…get up lazy bones.
Walk back to the John Clayton trail and turn left going down hill.
Turn left onto the trail going into the woods…it is before you cross
the small stream
Cross the bridge, go up the hill, and pass another bench
Between MM 200 and MM 225, you will find a structure.
The Stargazer is beneath it.

Please tread lightly.

Don't forget to visit the Stargazer's neighbor, the WildFlower.