A look at “The End of Night” by Paul Bogard. The subtitle of the book says it all: Searching for Darkness in an age of artificial light.
Looking for a place off the beaten path and with great night skies? Dark Site Finder is a great website for this purpose.
Some thoughts on light pollution and how it affects our perception of wildness.
We celebrate not the trail, but the wild places it passes through. – Ray Jardine, PACIFIC CREST TRAIL HIKER’S HANDBOOK, 1996