One Of The World’s Best Observatories Is Right Here In South Dakota And It’s Bucket List Worthy

If you enjoy stargazing, South Dakota is the place to be, as our nighttime skies are typically pitch black and offer unobstructed views. While looking at the heavens on your own can be beautiful enough, there is one place in particular that has some of the best views in the world, which is the Hidden Valley Observatory:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For even more dark sky goodness around the state, check out This Enchanting Star Park Will Let You Experience South Dakota Like Never Before.

Address: Rapid City, SD 57702, USA