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0 Anderson Observatory
 
Virginia   AKA Nicholas R. Anderson Observatory of VirginiaTech's physics department. Used and maintained by the Astronomy Club of Virginia Tech. In Blacksburg.
7S Blair Hill Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Christiansburg.
9NW Martin Observatory
 
Virginia   Observatory of the Virginia Tech Physics Department.
9SW Selu Observatory
 
Virginia   Observatory of Radford University. Near Radford.
15NE Robert's Hill
 
Virginia   A private observing site near Catawba.
22SE Cahas Mountain Overlook
 
Virginia   A site used by the Star City Astronomy Network and the Roanoke Valley Astronomical Society. At milepost 139 on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
28S The Saddle
 
Virginia   A site used by the Roanoke Valley Astronomical Society. On the Blue Ridge Parkway at Rocky Knob.
29E Roanoke
 
Virginia   Home of the Roanoke Valley Astronomical Society.
32SE Ferrum
 
Virginia  
35N Standing Stone Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory.
36E Burnt Chimney
 
Virginia   Centered on the town of Burnt Chimney. Forecast also covers nearby Booker T. Washington National Monument.
36S Primland Observatory
 
Virginia   A public observatory in Meadows of Dan.
39SW Wytheville
 
Virginia  
40N Greenbrier Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory near White Sulpher Springs.
40W Chanticlear Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory near Bluefield.
42NW Camp Creek
 
West Virginia   Forecast covers the Camp Creek Canyon area including the Camp Creek State Forest.
42S Fancy Gap
 
Virginia   A site of the Winston-Salem Astronomical League.
43SW Elk Horn Observatory
 
Virginia   Observatory of the Echo Ridge Astronomical Society.
49E Smith Mountain Lake State Park
 
Virginia   State Park and home of regular star parties.
50NW Backus Mountain Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory.
51S Mount Airy
 
North Carolina   A town in Surry county.
51SW Echo Ridge Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory.
52E Lynchburg College Observatory
 
Virginia   Observatory of Lynchburg College. Located at the college's Claytor Nature Study Center in Bedford County.
53SW Elk Creek
 
Virginia   Forcast also covers the western half of the Mount Rogers National Recreation Area.
55E Sunset Field
 
Virginia   A site on the Blue Ridge Parkway used by the Blue Ridge Astronomy Club.
56N Twin Sugars Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory of a member of the Greenbrier Valley Astronomy Association. Near Friars Hill.
56SE Ridgeway
 
Virginia   A town in Henry county.
59NE Douthat State Park
 
Virginia   State park and International Dark Sky Park in Milboro.
62N Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park
 
West Virginia   A state park near Hillsboro.
63S Pilot Mountain
 
North Carolina   FAS Bullington Observing Site
63SE Dark Star Observatory
 
Virginia   A private obsrevatory near West Fork.
64E BRAC Ivy Hill Site
 
Virginia   A site used by the Blue Ridge Astronomy Club.
64N Watoga State Park
 
West Virginia   State park applying for dark-sky preserve status with the International Dark-Sky Association.
65E Altavista
 
Virginia  
66SW Stone Mountain State Park
 
North Carolina   State park near Roaring Gap.
68SW Doughton Park
 
North Carolina   A park with a dark sky near Laurel Springs.
69SE Night Skies Network Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory. Home observatory of the Night Skies Network.
71E Liberty University
 
Virginia   University in Lynchburg.
71SW Grayson Highlands
 
Virginia  
72E Winfree Observatory
 
Virginia   An observatory at Randolph College.
74SE Chrysalis Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Stokesdale.
75NE Goshen
 
Virginia   A town in Rockbridge county.
75S Thompson's Yard
 
North Carolina   A site used by FAS Bullington. North-west of Winston-Salem.
77S Oak Ridge
 
North Carolina   In Guilford county.
77SW Kelly's Chapel
 
Virginia   A landmark for nearby observers.
78S ScottNC Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
80S Astroquest
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
81SE Browns Summit
 
North Carolina  
83S Union Cross
 
North Carolina   Between Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point.
84NE Starlight Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory
85S Hampton-Harmon Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
85SW ASU Dark Sky Observatory
 
North Carolina   Observatory (DSO) of Appalachian State University. Near Phillips Gap.
86NE Big Spy Mountain Overlook
 
Virginia   An overlook on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
88E Appomattox Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory.
88SE Greensboro
 
North Carolina   Home of the Greensboro Astronomy Club (GAC).
90N Green Bank Observatory
 
West Virginia   Radio Observatory and for research and education. Also the home of the Green Bank Star Quest.
91S High Point
 
North Carolina  
91S CopperHead Ridge Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
91SW Turtle Rock Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Abingdon.
91SW Mountain City
 
Tennessee  
92E Yonderplace Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near South Boston, VA.
92E Twin Peeks Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory.
92S Mocksville
 
North Carolina   Home of the Carolina Star Hoppers.
92SE Animal Park at the Conservators Center
 
North Carolina   Wildlife Center with night sky tours.
93SW Snow Moon Camp Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
95E James River State Park
 
Virginia   State park on the James river.
95S Allison's Woods
 
North Carolina   An observing site of the Piedmont Amateur Astronomers. Near Turnersburg.
96SE Burlington
 
North Carolina   Home of the Astronomy Club of Alamance County.
97E Welsh Mt. Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Shipman and halfway between Charlottesville & Lynchburg.
97SW Rankin Science Observatory
 
North Carolina   Observatory of Appalachian State University. Near Boone.
99NE Staunton
 
Virginia   Home to some members of the Shenandoah Valley Stargazers.
101N Elk River WMA
 
West Virginia   A wildlife management area east of Sutton.
101NW Charleston
 
West Virginia  
104NE Waynesboro
 
Virginia   Home to some members of the Shenandoah Valley Stargazers.
104SW Burke Observatory
 
Tennessee   Observatory of King College. Also meeting place of the Bristol Astronomy Club. In Bristol.
105E Staunton River State Park
 
Virginia   State park used by the Chapel Hill Astronomical & Observational Society and home of the Staunton River Star Party. Designated as an International Dark Sky Park by the IDA.
106NE Stokesville Observatory
 
Virginia   Of the Shenandoah Valley Stargazers
106S NovaLab Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Salisbury,NC.
106SE Three College Observatory
 
North Carolina   An observatory jointly operated by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, the North Carolina A & T State University, and Guilford College. Near Snow Camp.
106SW Romulus Observatory
 
Tennessee   A private observatory.
107NE Fan Mountain Observatory
 
Virginia   An observatory of the University of Virginia.
107S Salisbury
 
North Carolina   Home of the Astronomical Society of Rowan County.
107S High Rock Lake Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near High Rock Lake.
107SW Glens of Grandfather Mountain
 
North Carolina   A private observing site.
108NE Pinetop Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Mount Sidney.
108NE Calf Mountain Overlook
 
Virginia   A public overlook on Skyline drive In Shenandoah National Park.
109SE Hillsborough
 
North Carolina  
110E Hampden-Sydney College Observatory
 
Virginia   Observatory of Hampden-Sydney College. In Hampden-Sydney.
110NE Kile Knob Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory near Circlville.
110W Caney Ridge Observatory
 
Virginia   Near Clintwood.
111S Asheboro
 
North Carolina  
112SW Colby Observing Site
 
North Carolina   A private site.
114NE Spruce Knob
 
West Virginia   A site used by the OVAS and home to NOVAC's Almost Heaven Star Party. West Virginia's highest peak.
114SE Bahama
 
North Carolina   In Northern Durham Country, NC.
114SW Hickory
 
North Carolina  
119N Calhoun County Park
 
West Virginia   A park in Calhoun County. Used by The Wilderness Center Astronomy Club. Near Grantsville.
119NW Spencer
 
West Virginia  
119SE Chapel Hill
 
North Carolina   A town in Orange county.
119SW High Peak Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Valdese.
120N Horizon Planetary Observatory
 
West Virginia   Near Glenville.
120NE Leander McCormick Observatory
 
Virginia   An Observatory of the University of Virginia.
120SE Morehead Observatory
 
North Carolina   Observatory of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
121E Dogwood Ridge Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Kidds Store.
121NE Harrisonburg
 
Virginia   Home of the Shenanandoah Valley Stargazers and the John C. Wells Planetarium of James Madison University.
121S Lucile Miller Observatory
 
North Carolina   An observatory of the Catawba Valley Astronomy Club. Near Maiden.
121SE Durham
 
North Carolina  
122NE Charlottesville
 
Virginia   Home of the University of Virginia's Leander McCormick Observatory and close to Fan Mountain Observatory.
122SW Johnson City
 
Tennessee   Home of the ETSU Planetarium of Eastern Tennessee University.
123S Concord-Kannapolis
 
North Carolina   Forecast covers the tarea around the towns of Concord and Kannapolis.
123SE Sir Walter GC Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory in Granville County.
123SW Morganton
 
North Carolina   A town in Burke County.
124NE George Washington National Forest Helicopter Landing Site
 
Virginia   An site in the George Washington National Forest. Used by the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club. Near Fulkes Gap.
124SW WestVale Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near .
124SW ETSU Observatory
 
Tennessee   An observatory of East Tennessee State University. Near Johnson City.
125S South Lake Norman
 
North Carolina   Forecast covers the southern half of Lake Norman .
126E Presbyterian Point
 
North Carolina   A point on the shore of Kerr Reservoir. Used by the Raleigh Astronomy Club.
126NE Lake Monticello
 
Virginia   Home to some members of the Charlottesville Astronomical Society.
126NE Blue Ridge Observatory
 
Virginia   On Flattop Mountain near Dyke.
127NW Joseph Dale Perry Memorial Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory near Fort Gay.
127SW Silver Creek Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Morganton.
127SW Rabbit Hole Observatory
 
Tennessee   A private observatory.
128SE Circle City Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Pittsboro.
129W Bays Mountain Park
 
Tennessee   City park with astronomy programs. Site of the Bays Mountain Observatory, and home of the Bays Mountain Astronomy Club. Near Kingsport.
130NE Cave Mountain Observatory Retreat
 
West Virginia   Aka CMOR. A private observing club.
130SE Jordan Lake
 
North Carolina   Covers B. Everett Jordan Lake and the Jordan Lake State Recreation Area.
131SW Mayland Earth to Sky Park
 
North Carolina   Observatory and park of Mayland Community College.
131W Natural Tunnel State Park
 
Virginia   State park in Scott county, near Duffield.
131W East Kentucky Science Center
 
Kentucky   Science Center and Planetarium in Prestonsburg.
133E South Hill
 
Virginia  
133NW Leon Observing Site
 
West Virginia   A private observing site.
133NW Donald C. Martin Observatory
 
West Virginia   Observatory of the OVAS. Near Huntington.
134N Good Hope Observatory
 
West Virginia   An observatory of a member of the Central Appalachian Astronomy Club. Near Good Hope.
134SW Seven Mile Ridge Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Little Switzerland.
135SE Franklinton
 
North Carolina  
136E Powhatan Wildlife Management Area
 
Virginia   Used as a dark sky site by the Richmond Astronomical Society. Near Powhatan.
136SE Cary
 
North Carolina   A town in Wake county.
136SW EcoEarth Village
 
North Carolina   A private site.
137N Possum Poop Hollow Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory near West Union.
137S Red Door Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
138NE Hay House Farm Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory somewhere around Louisa, VA.
139NW Greasy Ridge
 
Ohio   Near Crown City. A site of the OVAS.
139NW Breezy Point Observatory
 
West Virginia   An observatory of the Kanawha Valley Astronomical Society. Located at Camp Virgil Tate.
140S Charlotte
 
North Carolina   Home of the Charlotte Amateur Astronomers Club.
140SW SLAB
 
North Carolina   A private site near Polkville.
140SW M.A.R.S.Observatory
 
North Carolina   AKA "M.A.R.S.Observatory at Area 110". A private site of a member of the Cleveland County Astronomical Society. Near Lawndale.
141E Leakes Mill Park
 
Virginia   Park in Goochland.
141N Blackwater Falls
 
West Virginia   A state park and site of a star party held by the Kanawha Valley Astronomical Society.
141NE Lagniappe Farm
 
Virginia   A private observing site of a member of the Charlottesville Astronomical Society.
141S Gastonia
 
North Carolina   Home of the Gaston County Skywatchers.
142NE Big Meadows
 
Virginia   A site in Shenandoah National Park used by the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club.
142SE Raleigh
 
North Carolina   Home of the Raleigh Astronomy Club.
142SW Mount Mitchell
 
North Carolina   Centered on a lookout in Mount Mitchell State Park.
142W Surgoinsville
 
Tennessee  
144S Town Creek Indian Mound
 
North Carolina   A National Historic Site. Is available for use at night only during published star parties or by special permit
145SE RapidEye Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory in rural Lee County.
146NE Mountain Meadows Observatory
 
West Virginia   Private Observatory near Lost River State Park.
146S Gaston County
 
North Carolina   Home of the Gaston County Skywatchers.
147E Hidden Creek Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory.
147NE Jerome
 
Virginia  
148N A & O Farm
 
Ohio   Observing site used by the Mid-Ohio Valley Astronomy Club. Near Parkersburg.
149S Indian Trail
 
North Carolina  
149SE Raven Rock State Park
 
North Carolina   State park near Lillington.
150NE East Coast Video Astronomy Rendezvous
 
Virginia   The ECVAR star party held at The Country Waye RV Campgrounds in Luray.
150W Hazard
 
Kentucky  
151S Pinehurst Country Club
 
North Carolina   A golf course.
151S Ballantyne Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
152NE Morning Calm Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory.
152S Pinehurst
 
North Carolina   Forecast also covers Southern Pines, Aberdeen, Taylortown, Monroetown and Wispering Pines.
152SW Craven E Williams Observatory
 
North Carolina   Observatory of Garner Webb University. Also a meeting place of the Cleveland County Astronomical Society. Near Boiling Springs.
153N Leaking Light Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory in Waverly.
153S Kings Mountain State Park
 
South Carolina   State park near Blacksburg.
153S 808.5 Observatory
 
South Carolina   A private observatory near Wesley Chapel.
153SW Peek Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory somewhere in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
154NW Porter
 
Ohio   A town in Gallia county. Forecast also covers Bidwell, Harrisburg, and Kerr.
154SW Dill Knob Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Black Mountain.
155N KK's Hill
 
West Virginia   In Fairmont
155NE Clegg Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Woodstock.
155NW Grayson Lake State Park
 
Kentucky   Center on the Bruin Boat Ramp parking Lot, this chart covers all Grayson Lake State Park.
155SE Spring Hope Observing Site
 
North Carolina   A private observing site outside of the town of Spring Hope.
155SE 3B Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Clayton.
156NE Belmont Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory. Affiliated with the Rappahannock Astronomy Club.
156S BAO
 
South Carolina   A private observatory near Blacksburg.
156SE Clayton
 
North Carolina  
156SW Twelve Mile Post
 
North Carolina   A community near Lake Lure
156SW Rutherford County Astronomical Society - Site 1
 
North Carolina   A private observing site of the Rutherford County Astronomical Society.
157E Montpelier Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Montpelier.
157NE Morning Star Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory.
157NE Frog Hollow Farm
 
Virginia   a private observatory in Fort Valley
157NE Bones' Landing Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory near Martin.
158NE Ryan Observing Site
 
Virginia   A private observation site.
158SE Medoc Mountain State Park
 
North Carolina   link
158SW Mill Ridge
 
North Carolina   A site used by the Astronomy Club of Asheville. North of Asheville.
158SW His Glassworks Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Asheville.
159E Ragland Observatory
 
Virginia   An observatory of the Richmond Astronomical Society.
159S Sun City Carolina Lakes
 
South Carolina  
159SW Syzygy Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory somewhere around Asheville .
159SW Firefly Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
160NE Culpeper
 
Virginia   A town in Culpeper County.
160S Peppermill Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Rock Hill.
160SW Pegasus Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
160W Harlan
 
Kentucky  
161E Fenwick Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory in Henrico County.
161NE Shenandoah County Park
 
Virginia   A park in Shenandoah County. Used by the Shenandoah Astronomical Society and site of monthly observing sessions
161S Gibson Observing Site
 
North Carolina   A private observing site near Gibson Pond.
161SW Lookout Observatory
 
North Carolina   Observatory of the University of North Carolina - Asheville with public events by registration. Used by the Astronomy Club of Asheville.
161SW Cherry Hill Farm
 
North Carolina   A private farm near Union.
162S TwinOaks Observatory
 
South Carolina   Observatory near Rock Hill.
162S Rock Hill
 
South Carolina  
162SW Asheville
 
North Carolina   Home of the Astronomy Club of Asheville.
164E New Moon Telescopes Observatory
 
Virginia   A commercial telescope maker's observatory.
164SE ACME Planetary Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Raeford.
164SW The Winter-Hawk Memorial Observatory
 
Tennessee   Observatory under construction.
165S Taylor Oaks Observatory
 
South Carolina   A private observatory near Rock Hill.
165SW Grassland Mountain Observatory
 
North Carolina   Private observatory of the Astronomy Club of Asheville. In Madison County.
166E Richmond
 
Virginia   "Home of the Science Museum of Virginia and the Richmond Astronomical Society
166NE PostOak
 
Virginia  
166NE Lake of the Woods Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory (MPC I24) in Lake of the Woods.
166S Andrew Jackson State Park
 
South Carolina   State park near Lancaster.
167N Wilderness Skies Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory Limestone Ridge near Martinsville.
167NE Over The Hill Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Flint Hill.
167S Worth Mountain WMA
 
South Carolina   Aka WMWMA. Wildlife management area used as a dark sky site frequented by members of the Carolina SkyGazers.
167SW Squirrel Valley Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
168E Keeble Observatory
 
Virginia   Observatory of Randolph-Macon College in Ashland.
168NW Carter
 
Kentucky   Carter Caves State Park. A site used by the OVAS.
168SE Old Fields Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
169NE Mark Slade Remote Observatory
 
Virginia   AKA MSRO. Observatory owned by MSRO Science, Inc.
169SE Seaman Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
170N Deep Creek Lake State Park
 
Maryland   State park.
170NE Capon Springs and Farms
 
West Virginia   A rural resort used by the Shenandoah Astronomical Society.
170S Lansford Canal State Park
 
South Carolina   State park near Catawba.
170SW Foothills Astronomical Society
 
North Carolina   A site of the Foothills Astronomical Society. Near Tryon.
171N Lamping Homestead
 
Ohio   Campground in Wayne National Forest.
171NW Athens
 
Ohio   Home of the South East Ohio Astronomical Society and Ohio University.
172NE Hidden Bend Observatory
 
West Virginia   A private observatory near Romney.
172NW Easton Woods Observatory
 
Ohio   Site of future private observatory near Jackson.
172SW Hendersonville
 
North Carolina   A town in Henderson county.
173NE Quiet Skies Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory of a member of the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club.
173NE Lord Fairfax Community College
 
Virginia   Community college near Middletown. Also the meeting place of the Shenandoah Astronomical Society (SAS).
173NW Burg Observatory
 
Ohio   A private observatory in Wheelersburg.
174N Chestnut Ridge Park
 
West Virginia   A regional park and campground, near Coopers Rock State Forest,that is used by the WVU Astronomy Club.
174SE Pickersville Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Mingo.
174SE Fayetteville
 
North Carolina  
175NE Mountain View Observatory
 
Virginia   An observatory near Warrenton.
175S Taxahaw
 
South Carolina  
175S Gayle H. Riggsbee Observatory
 
South Carolina   Observatory of the Charlotte Amateur Astronomers Club.
175SE Princeton Observatory
 
North Carolina   A private observatory near Princeton.
176NW Morehead State University
 
Kentucky   University in Morehead.
176SW Transit Dreams Observatory
 
South Carolina   Transit Dreams Observatory
176SW Springlake Observatory
 
South Carolina   A private observatory.
176SW Aramesh
 
North Carolina   A private observatory.
177SE Howell Woods
 
North Carolina   AKA The Rudolph Howell and Son Environmental Learning Center. A site used by members of the Raleigh Astronomy Club in cooperation with Johnston Community College.
177SW Spartanburg
 
South Carolina  
178NE Stargazer's Field Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory.
178SW Mt. Pisgah Parking Lot
 
North Carolina   A site used by the Astronomy Club of Asheville. South-west of Asheville on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
179NE Summit Crossing Observatory
 
Virginia   A private observatory near Spotsylvania.
179NE C.M. Crockett Park
 
Virginia   A county park and recreation facility used as an observing site by the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club. In Midland.
180S St. Andrews University
 
North Carolina   College in Laurinburg.
180SW Croft State Park
 
South Carolina   State park near Spartanburg.


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