The Observatory At This Idaho State Park Is The Perfect Place To Gaze At The Night Sky

Everybody knows that Idaho is a beautiful place to explore by day, but have you tried exploring it at night? If you haven’t, you’ll want to ASAP. After all, our state is home to some of the most beautiful night skies in the country. We’re even home to the country’s very first dark sky reserve. There are a ton of places to go stargazing in Idaho, but one of the best is at Bruneau Dunes State Park. That’s because this state park is home to its very own observatory and they regularly host stargazing events for families and people of all ages. Check it out and prepare to be in total awe of the beauty that awaits!

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Have you gone stargazing in Idaho yet? With so many amazing destinations like this one, there’s no excuse not to! Check out This Treasured Park Is One Of The Darkest Places In Idaho for another excellent nighttime destination.