Stargazing

Starry nights you will not believe!  Great Basin National Park has been designated an "International Dark Sky Place" by the International Dark Sky Association.  Click here to find out more.

Best Spots for Stargazing

  • Mather Overlook on the Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive
  • Baker Archaeological Site
  • Ranch Interpretive Site
  • Anywhere in Great Basin with an open horizon

Winter Stargazing

  • Baker Archaeological Site
  • Ranch Interpretive Site
  • Anywhere in Great Basin with an open horizon!
 

Field Notes: Night Sky Edition

CBS On The Trail: The Night Sky

 
 

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