See the Stars Near Denver

Trade City Lights for Shimmering Skies

Travel away from city light pollution by taking a short drive up I-70 to witness Colorado’s brightest stars. And with most areas in Clear Creek County honoring the Dark Sky policy, this is the ideal place to spot a shooting star or even gaze into the awe-inspiring Milky Way.

The Stars Look Different Here

Wondering where to see stars in Colorado? Clear Creek County is home to several high-mountain passes, including Guanella Pass Scenic Byway and Mount Evans Scenic Byway. Camping in these areas will reveal beautiful night sky views that shouldn’t be missed.

Find Our Favorite Places to See Stars