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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Address: Black Mesa State Park & Nature Preserve, OK-325, Kenton, OK 73946, USA
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