Colorado Stargazing

Two parked cars with six people standing next to them look up at the night's sky that's covered in tiny white stars. In the distance dark mountains look on at an old-school windmill.

Experience the Night

Colorado Stargazing Experience the Night

Colorado Stargazing: Experience the Night connects several Colorado locations known for their night skies and incredible stargazing opportunities. It also highlights night-sky events and encourages the conservation and preservation of all of Colorado’s natural and cultural resources.

Among the locations below, visitors will find International Dark-Sky Association Designated Communities, areas just starting the designation process and everything in between. Regardless, all of these communities are unified by their high elevation and low humidity, allowing for some of the best stargazing in the world.