This Enchanting Star Park Will Let You Experience Oklahoma Like Never Before

Known for the darkest nighttime skies in Oklahoma, Black Mesa State Park is the best place to gaze at stars in the Sooner State.This remote area in the Oklahoma Panhandle is ideal for astronomy enthusiasts or anyone who just wants to see a beautiful night sky. Take a look at this incredible star park where you can experience the “dark side” of Oklahoma like never before.

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There is so much to explore in the Black Mesa Preserve and Black Mesa State Park. If you will be in the area during the daytime hours, check out this great hike to the highest point in Oklahoma.