Winter is prime season for stargazing, and if you catch a cloudless night you’ll find a brighter and clearer cosmos. Head to these nine astronomy hubs—planetariums, observatories, space centers, and protected nature areas perfect for stargazing—for a full astrotour of the West.
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Where in the West can you watch stunning sunsets over a winter wonderland?
Hint: This high-altitude plateau is most often visited during the summer months, when temperatures soar, but that doesn’t mean it’s the best time to explore the area. Winter brings a quiet solitude to the trails and viewpoints, and the occasional winter storm dusts the crimson ledges in frosty snow, making for a whole new experience of this popular national park.