Night Skies

Journey to a place where the Milky Way stretches across the heavens. Experience the mystery and wonder of Grand Canyon’s night sky.

Celestron Star Gazing with a Telescope

3 Best Places to Gaze at Night Skies in the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon’s night skies are exceptionally dark, making the park a fantastic place for stargazing. Read More...

Grand Canyon Star Party. Photo by NPS

Grand Canyon Annual Star Party

The entire park becomes an observatory during the annual Star Party when volunteers set up scopes and offer free astronomy programs to visitors. Read More...

Grand Canyon Parashant International Night Sky Province

Grand Canyon-Parashant Designated Flawless Skies

The Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument has been awarded international “Night Sky Province” status for its unspoiled quality of its pristine and breathtaking night skies. Read More...

The Milky Way over Cathedral Rock in Sedona, Arizona

National Park Night Skies Photography Workshops

National Park Trips Media and Tamron have teamed up to offer Night Skies Photo Workshops at Yellowstone, Rocky Mountain, Zion, Bryce, Acadia and more parks. Read More...