Blackrock Star Trails, Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
Blackrock is located in the southern district of Shenandoah National Park. Blackrock Mountain has an elevation of about 3,100 feet. The Blackrock summit is unique in that is an extensive boulder field. The rotation of the earth makes the stars appear to rotate around the North Star, resulting in circular star trails during a long exposure.
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