Palisades-Kepler State Park In Iowa Is One Of America’s Most Incredible Dark Sky Parks

When worries are many and problems loom large, there’s nothing quite like star-gazing to help put things in perspective. And one of the best dark sky parks for that in the whole midwest is at Palisades-Kepler State Park in Mount Vernon, Iowa.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

To learn more about booking a stay at Palisades-Kepler State Park, head over to the Iowa State Parks website. Learn more about the night sky observatory perched on its border here.

Address: Palisades-Kepler State Park, 700 Kepler Dr, Mt Vernon, IA 52314, USA