Discover the Tennessee Night Sky Trail in in the Tri-Cities
Published 11:47 am Wednesday, November 29, 2023
The Northeast Tennessee Tourism Association is thrilled to unveil the Tennessee Night Sky Trail, an enchanting journey that invites stargazing enthusiasts and nature lovers to explore the celestial wonders of the region. With nine unique viewing areas, this trail promises an unforgettable adventure filled with awe-inspiring beauty.
Immerse yourself in panoramic vistas atop majestic mountains, serene lakesides, and historic downtowns that make up the Tennessee Night Sky Trail. Each location has been carefully selected to provide optimal conditions for experiencing the wonders of the universe. Whether you are a seasoned astronomer or simply seeking a moment of tranquility, this trail has something for everyone including travel itineraries for each nearby city.
One of the highlights of the Tennessee Night Sky Trail is its accessibility. Eight out of the nine recommended viewing areas offer opportunities for open stargazing including spaces for wheelchair access. Notably, the iconic observation deck at the Tri-Cities Airport provides a unique vantage point for fans to observe the night sky, as well as aircraft and mountain views.