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Night Sky Tour at Cherry Springs!

Where - Night Sky Viewing Area at Cherry Springs State Park in Coudersport Pa 16915. When - Saturday Ocober 17, 2015   8:30pm-10pm Experience the splendor of the night sky. Observe the constellations through a laser-guided tour conducted by park staff. Hear the legends and myths surrounding these patterns in the night sky. Explore planets, star clusters and other deep space objects through the park’s telescopes. Pre-registration is required to attend Night Sky Program Visitors to the Night Sky programs should plan on arriving before darkness falls. Programs are conducted at the Night Sky viewing Area. Follow the red lit walkway from Read more

Smithsonian.com says Cherry Springs State Park is Best Destination for Stargazing

Cherry Springs State Park, One of the Eight World's Best Destinations for  Stargazing

Where to find the clearest, darkest skies – from  Pennsylvania to the Canary Islands.

Here's the link - Smithsonian.com Cherry Springs State Park Stargazing Pennsylvania may not seem so far-flung, but in 2014, the northern  lights—phenomena usually only witnessed in high-latitude regions—were spotted a  whopping four times in the 82-acre Cherry Springs State Park. This year,  aspiring astronomers are gearing up for the park’s annual Black Forest Star Party (September 11-13), which brings  together hundreds of amateur observers for a weekend of communal stargazing. Read more: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/worlds-best-stargazing-destinations-180955159/#AfiK7jrZDqHdTAtJ.99 Give the gift of Smithsonian magazine for only $12! http://bit.ly/1cGUiGv Follow us: @SmithsonianMag on Twitter Read more

Geminid Meteor Shower December 13

Geminid Meteor Shower. See it at the Cabin or Cherry Springs State Park. dns server Try watching in the evening, before the moon rises, around midnight. Or, stick around and watch after midnight too, despite the moon. These are very bright meteors!! The Best night will most likely be the evening of December 13 until dawn on December 14th. Also, try the night before, December 12-13 also. As an added Bonus, our rates are discounted 20% for December. Call us today....
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