National Geographic 20-60x60 Spotting Scope

View From A Distance:

Spotting scopes are compact telescopes designed primarily for terrestrial observing and photography. In addition to birding, some other uses include:

  1. Viewing distant sports events, such as boat races and mountain climbing;
  2. Observing deer, mountain goats, and other easily-spooked animal life;
  3. Use as a long distance microscope for safe close-up study of hornets' nests, bee hives, etc.;
  4. Surveillance of property and outbuildings for the isolated homeowner, rancher, or farmer;
  5. Scanning ski resort, lake, or harbor activities from the home with a view;
  6. Casual astronomy; and more.



  • Magnification: 20x-60x
  • Objective diameter: 60mm
  • Field of View: 29/1000m (20x)
  • Near Focus: 12m (20x)
  • Coating: Fully coated
  • Dimensions: 14x6x3.75 inch
  • Weight: 2.25 lbs.
  • Soft Carry Case

Collections: National Geographic

Type: Unknown Type

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