We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Located 37 kilometres north of Napanee, Ontario, the L&A Dark Sky Viewing Area is the most southerly point in Ontario offering a night sky experience very similar to what was available 100+ years ago. The site includes a concrete pad for camera or...more
Superb spot for stargazing - only two trucks passed by in the wee hours of the morning! Super dark, but the concrete pad reflects just enough light to walk about.
The milky way was super bright and visible, despite the humidity in the air. We...More
1st I am thankful that this place exists. Took my GF there for her birthday (she loves watching stars).Bad timing...near full moon lit up the area then clouds rolled in.
I can see how this is a great place under better conditions...will try again
You don’t realize how much city lights and light pollution take away from viewing the night sky as it’s meant to be seen. Just look up to the skies here and it’s a blanket of stars and planets. We could see the Milky Way, Polaris,...More
The best public place in Southern and Eastern Ontario to get a pristine view of the night sky. Aside from a tiny bit of glow on the southern horizon from Napanee, the sky is completely devoid of light pollution, making it an amateur astronomer /...More
This is a great spot to do stargazing, astrophotography or deep sky observations with your telescope! Located just under an hour away from the 401 north of greater napanee, this location is easy to find. The area is the most southern you can get in...More
My first trip was around 2 years ago now in March(2013). I had read about it in this magazine called Skynews. The article was from like December of the year before. I just continually read the article because i'd never been to a Dark sky...More