The Little Known Observatory In Texas With Views That Are Second To None

You’d be surprised how many people have never heard of McDonald Observatory – though I suppose it’s understandable given its incredibly remote location. Nevertheless, it’s a place that belongs on every Texan’s bucket list. Due to the extreme lack of light pollution in the West Texas desert, the unadulterated night sky sparkles above in all its starry glory.

Have you ever been to the McDonald Observatory?

If you love seeing the night sky in its purest form, Big Bend Ranch is a certified Dark Sky Park. No excessive light pollution to be found – just billions of twinkling stars instead.