#11 Explore a Dark Sky Park
Region: Northern, East, Southeastern
Location: (see links below)
Have you ever been to a Dark Sky Park? It’s the chance to enjoy the Michigan night sky in a whole new way. Check out three of Michigan’s newest Dark Sky Preserve Parks (Rockport State Recreation Area, Thompson’s Harbor, and Negwegon State Park) in the Alpena area. On the northwestern side of the state? Check out the Headlands International Dark Sky Park in Emmet County. Southeastern Michigan? Visit the Lake Hudson Recreation Area.