Warm summer nights are the perfect time to get outside and look up to the skies and you can do this almost anywhere to observe the constellations and astronomical phenomena. You do not need to be an astronomer to appreciate the beauty and awesomeness of the galaxies. However, there are some more opportune places to observe the universe from in the US and they are worth checking out!


Witness The Best Places to Stargaze in the US

Some observation spots are part of an association that protects amazing stargazing viewing spots and they are referred to as International Dark Sky Parks. The quality of observation points to view stars in Dark Sky parks are second to none, and they have low levels of light pollution. So get your family together, enjoy the warm summer evenings while they last and make some new memories looking up to the heavens.


Natural Bridges National Monument, Utah

This stargazing spot was the first International Dark Sky Park. Observing the stars through the sandstone arches and bridges makes this destination unique. The sheer amount of visible stars make Natural Bridges a worthwhile spot.

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Cherry Springs State Park, Pennsylvania

Boasting some of the darkest skies in the Eastern US, Cherry Springs is also considered one of the best places to stargaze in the US because of its astronomy field, which offers 360 degree views.

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