There's no better season than summer for sleeping outdoors under the stars. Get your fill of the Big Dipper at USA Today's ideal star-gazing spots:
- Assateague Island National Seashore, Md./Va.
- Canyonlands National Park, Moab, Utah
- Big Bend National Park, Texas
- Sequoia High Sierra Camp, Giant Sequoia National Monument, Calif.
- Loreto Bay, Baja California, Mexico
- Nelson's Dockyard, Antigua, West Indies
- Denali National Park, Alaska
- Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM
- Lake Superior, Minn.
- Singita Lebombo Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa