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
Find Our Favorite Places to See Stars
Clear Lake Campground
With eight campsites at $17 per day this first-come, first-serve, non-reservable campsite is perfect for watching the night skies. But make you sure you arrive early.
Guanella Pass Campground
With 18 campsites at $21 per day, this spacious campground is located nine miles south of Georgetown on Guanella Pass Road. Reserve via Recreation.gov
Echo Lake Campground
With 18 campsites at $21 per day, this spacious campground, located right off the water of Echo Lake, is a serene spot to stargaze. Reserve via Recreation.gov