Stargazing

Photo Credit: Chris King

Mauna Kea Stargazing– Come and experience the best stargazing on Earth! Mauna Kea’s height and remote destination with virtually no light pollution makes this location the most ideal spot in the world for astronomical observation. Whether you are an astrophysicist, junior astronomer or just appreciate a starry night sky, you will not want to miss out on this evening adventure. If you happen to have your own telescope, parka, 4×4 vehicle, and stargazing app (we recommend the Star Walk 2 App) then you are all set! For acclimation tips and safety recommendations, please visit: Mauna Kea Safety Tips 

If you aren’t prepared with any of these things, then we highly recommend an awesome guided tour that will ensure you are safe and appropriately outfitted for this adventure! 

Address: Mauna Kea Access Rd, Hilo, HI 96720

For more information:

Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park StargazingStargazing in Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park is not commonly highlighted, although on a clear night the view is absolutely breathtaking! The Volcano viewing area serves as a perfect destination to check out the smoldering volcanic earth and shooting stars in the night sky! To ensure you have the ultimate comfortable adventure we recommend the following: warm drinks, telescope, picnic blanket, and stargazing app (again, we recommend the Star Walk 2 App).

Accessing the park is free after hours!

Address: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, HI 96718

For more information: Hawaii Volcano National Park Information

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Stargazing

Photo Credit: Chris King

Mauna Kea Stargazing– Come and experience the best stargazing on Earth! Mauna Kea’s height and remote destination with virtually no light pollution makes this location the most ideal spot in the world for astronomical observation. Whether you are an astrophysicist, junior astronomer or just appreciate a starry night sky, you will not want to miss out on this evening adventure. If you happen to have your own telescope, parka, 4×4 vehicle, and stargazing app (we recommend the Star Walk 2 App) then you are all set! For acclimation tips and safety recommendations, please visit: Mauna Kea Safety Tips 

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