Great Basin is “as close as you can get to what the night sky might have looked like before the invention of electric light.”
CONOR KNIGHTON is the author of Leave Only Footprints: My Acadia-to-Zion Journey Through Every National Park. He is an Emmy-winning correspondent for CBS Sunday Morning, America’s #1 Sunday morning news program. Depending on your cable package, you may have also seen him hosting shows on Current TV, AMC, and Bio Channel or providing commentary for the likes of MTV, E!, and CNN. He has been to all of America's national parks and what feels like 40 percent of its Hampton Inns.