As darkness falls on Cedar Breaks National Monument, a different kind of light illuminates the night sky. This light, which comes from objects out in space transforms the night from a place of darkness into a place of wonder. Due to our high elevation and remote location, Cedar Breaks is an excellent place to view the night sky.
Master Astronomer Program
The Master Astronomer Program is a 40-hour workshop for citizens to learn more about astronomy, stargazing, how to use telescopes, and more!
Learn about Light Pollution
Darkness is an often-overlooked natural resource in danger of being completely lost to increasing light pollution.
Learn More About Protecting Night Skies
More than beautiful, learn how a naturally dark night sky is part of a complex ecosystem that supports both natural and cultural resources.
Last updated: November 13, 2017