So Long Saturn! Friday & Saturday Night at Cherry Springs State Park

 Friday & Saturday Night 08/15 – 16 at the Night Sky Viewing area.   Join park staff and volunteers as we look through telescopes to observe the last evening views of the ringed planet. Also enjoy a laser guided tour of the constellations and hear the legends and the myths that surround these patterns in […]

Cherry Springs Event – Moonlight Movie and Lunar Viewing- The Explorers

 Friday & Saturday Night (08/08/2014 & 08/09/2014). 930pm to 11:00pm at The Night Sky Viewing Area. Forty five years ago we left our home planet and walked on the moon. Join us for a short film as we continue our journey of lunar exploration with the Apollo 12-17 missions. Hear in their own words the […]

The most beautiful stargazing location on Earth

Cherry Springs State Park on the Weather Channel http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-hAc3n5ROw Hundreds of amateur astronomers gather at Cherry Springs in Pennsylvania to catch a glimpse of the stars and the Milky Way. They turn to The Weather Channel forecast to find clear skies, low wind, and low humidity for the best views of the cosmos. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-hAc3n5ROw Visit […]

AVAILABLE THIS WEEKEND – BLUE SKIES LODGE – STARGAZE AT THE PROPERTY

There is some last minute availability for this weekend at nearby Blue Skies Lodge. A remote isolated cabin with a 10 acre star gazing field. Cherry Springs Star Gazing at your door step. Visit the web site – https://blueskieslodge.com/ Ask about the Last Minute Discount! https://blueskieslodge.com/      

The most beautiful stargazing location on Earth

The Weather Channel’s new video about Cherry Springs State Park Hundreds of amateur astronomers gather at Cherry Springs to catch a glimpse of the stars and the Milky Way. They turn to The Weather Channel forecast to find clear skies, low wind, and low humidity for the best views of the cosmos.  #ItsAmazingOutThere http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-hAc3n5ROw

Moonlight Movie and Lunar Viewing- The Eagle Has Landed at Cherrry Springs

Celebrate the 45th anniversary this month of one of the greatest events of the 20th century. Join us for a short film to learn about the people the met President Kennedy’s challenge to land a man on the moon and return safely. Hear in their own words the dedication, commitment and fear of failure from […]

Cherry Springs Named Darkest Park in Outside Magazine!

Imagine a landscape of rolling hills in north-central Pennsylvania surrounded by the Susquehannock State Forest, offering 360-degree views of the night sky. This is Cherry Springs State Park. If you just want to set up a blanket and ogle the stars for a couple hours, park in the public night-sky viewing area and follow the […]

Public Star Gazing – Tonight at Cherry Springs State Park

The star party provides a great opportunity for the public to take a peek through a wide variety of telescopes that are set up on the Astronomy Observation Field & the public is invited to visit on Saturday,June 28th beginning at 8:00 pm. Visitors should park in the Night Sky Viewing area public parking lot, located on […]