How to get to the Observatory

Right Brain Approach

(link to Google Maps)

Left Brain Approach

The observatory is located on my residence, 18 km east of TKUC. Travel time at night is about 15 minutes.

  • proceed south from King's on 50th street to Sherwood park Freeway
  • go east on Sherwood Park Freeway
  • proceed through Sherwood Park - stay on Freeway which has now become WYE Road
  • Travel east, out of Sherwood Park and continue east approximately 8 km until you reach Range Road 223
  • Turn left (North) and proceed 100 m North on Range Road 223, turn right into Busenius Estates South
  • Observatory is at first house on the right as you enter subdivision (#13)
  • Please park and turn off headlights ASAP
  • if you get lost call 922-4577
GPS Approach (no brain?)

You can put the following coordinates into your GPS:

  • latitude is 53.513195 N
  • longitude is 113.169322 W