Stargazing at Spruce Knob
#2 in the Ultimate Outdoor Throwdown
With some of the darkest skies east of the Mississippi, Spruce Knob (the highest point in the Mountain State) is a stargazing central. The Mountain Center Observatory makes it easy to spot planets, stars and galaxies.
A hiker’s paradise, Spruce Knob is home to one of the top 5 “best backpacking routes in the Mid-Atlantic,” according to Hiking Upward.