This Year-Round Campground In Oklahoma Is One Of America’s Most Incredible Dark Sky Parks
Black Mesa in Oklahoma offers a one-of-a-kind camping experience. People travel from all over the world because it boasts some of the darkest nighttime skies on publicly accessible land in the country. And, the great thing about Black Mesa State Park where it is located, is that it has a year-round campground with primitive campsites and RV spots, so you can view millions of majestic stars at night while enjoying nature.
Have you ever been to Black Mesa? If so, what did you like best? We’d love to read about your experiences in the comments below, as well as see your beautiful night sky photos! To book a campsite or for more information on Black Mesa, go to the Black Mesa State Park Campground website.
Black Mesa is not only famous for its night skies but for its unique rock formations that look like something from another planet. If you’re interested in learning more about hiking to these rocks, read this interesting article.
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Enjoy the Great Outdoors in Oklahoma
What are some of the great spots for camping in Oklahoma?
There are so many wonderful places to go camping in Oklahoma that you're sure to find something that suits your needs and desires. A few that you might consider are:
- Greenleaf State Park in Braggs
- Beavers Bend State Park in Broken Bow
- Lake Thunderbird State Park in Norman
What are some of the best places to go fishing in Oklahoma?
Fishing in Oklahoma is very popular. And no matter what kind of fish you're looking for you're probably going to find it. Check out these amazing fishing spots:
We're looking for short hikes in Oklahoma.
If you’re looking for short hikes in Oklahoma, you will find quite a few. These include at:
- Washita Battlefield in Cheyenne
- Natural Falls State Park in West Siloam Springs
- Boiling Springs State Park in Woodward