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.
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