Our #MyNightSky photo contest has just wrapped up, and we’re excited to share some highlights with you! We got lots of great photo submissions on Facebook and Instagram—with photo subjects ranging from beautiful sunsets to starry night skies to campfires and even fireworks.
Here’s a slideshow of a sampling of the images. Thanks to everyone who entered the contest!READ MORE
Even as a native New Yorker, I am constantly discovering just how beautiful this state truly is! Today, I found an incredible park only a few hours drive from my home in the big city; Taughannock Falls State Park!READ MORE
Just for a brief spell, flee the turkeys at your Thanksgiving table and seek some wilder birds this year. Explore a foot trail at a national wildlife refuge, thrill to some seasonal wildlife, and emerge looking less like a butterball yourself.READ MORE
Join us on November 23 at Joshua Tree National Park for a free event that will showcase brilliance of the night sky!
Joshua Tree National Park, in partnership with Celestron Telescopes, NASA, American Park Network and the Joshua Tree National Park Association, will host a free “My Night Sky” stargazing event on Saturday, November 23 at 6:30pm.READ MORE
Today I discovered a fascinating park in California called Devils Postpile National Monument!READ MORE
On this cold Monday afternoon in the big city I'm daydreaming about our beautiful, sunshine soaked parks out west. Today, my favorite is Saguaro National Park in Arizona!READ MORE
Today, the most interesting park I discovered is Lassen Volcanic National Park in California!READ MORE
Today, my favorite park is one of the furthest from the continental United States; Denali National Park & Preserve in Alaska!READ MORE