Astronomer Road Trip: Top 5 Places To Visit This Summer

Not sure what to do with your summer? Pack up a road trip with your friends or family and visit these five locations in the U.S. Each of these places are perfect for the budding astronomer. You'll be amazed with what you are able to see with your own eyes, but just in case don't forget to pack a telescope.

So start planning your star-gazing road trip now. You'll definitely make your friends back home jealous when you Instagram photos (like the ones below) at each of these locations and are able to say #nofilter. 

Image by Nate Levesque

Image by Nate Levesque

ACADIA NATIONAL PARK

Location: Mount Desert, Maine

 

CHERRY SPRINGS STATE PARK

Location: Coudersport, Pennsylvania

 

Image by Wayne Pinkston

Image by Wayne Pinkston

DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK

Location: Death Valley National Park, California & Nevada

 

Image by Jacob Frank

Image by Jacob Frank

DENALI NATIONAL PARK

Location: Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska

 

NATURAL BRIDGES NATIONAL MONUMENT

Location: Lake Powell, Utah