Tag: Milky Way

Nebraska Star Gazing Photos Bortle 1

Brownlee Road Nebraska Night Sky Tree-Stars

It has been a great summer for me and my dark sky quests with my final destination being Valentine, Nebraska. I chose this location because it was the nearest Bortle Class 1 location from Pittsburgh, PA! A mere 2,000 miles

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Hearts Content Campground Star Gazing

Double shooting stars near Allegheny National Forest

The weather was near perfect for star gazing this Tuesday evening and it happened to be sister Debbie’s birthday! She was off work and up for the trekĀ  north to Warren, PA. We decided on Hearts Content camping area in

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Spruce Knob Night Sky-Day Views

Milky Way at Spruce Knob Mountain 7-10-2016

I first heard about Spruce Knob mountain of West Virginia last fall as my quest for seeking dark skies expanded. I read about it over the winter months and knew I was going to make the trip at some point

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Cherry Springs Night Sky & Bear

Cherry Springs Milky Way Short Term Parking Lot

As excited as I had been all winter for summertime dark sky trips, it’s hard to believe June is almost over and this is my first trip of 2016 to a rural PA area to see stars! This was my

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