Kings Mountain Has The Best Views Of The Starry Night Sky In South Carolina
The Palmetto State is a magnificent place to visit if you are a fan of nature. There’s much to see and do in the state, from hiking to kayaking to meditating. There is also camping, and if you select the right overnight destination, you might just be treated to some of the most beautiful stargazing in South Carolina.
The state parks, isolated from big cities and their light pollution, are some of the most magnificent destinations to view the nighttime sky. King Mountain, up near the border of North Carolina, has a campsite that’s perfect for fans of stargazing. Pack up the camping gear, because this local landscape will leave you enchanted.
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Stargazing in South Carolina is always a treat, especially if you are in the depths of our wilderness and are far from light pollution. What other destinations would you recommend for stargazing fun? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments!
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Nikki is a lifelong Ohioan with a love for literature. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Akron and has enjoyed publishing her written work since 2007. She has a love of travel and does so frequently, though she believes that home is where the heart is - she continues to work in and around Cleveland as a digital content specialist to this day, working on everything from commercial scripts and social media posts to grassroots marketing initiatives.
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