Brilliant Photos of Campsites Under the Stars

Let this gallery of stunning nighttime shots inspire your outdoor-sleeping adventures.

There's nothing quite like sleeping under the stars. Whether you've set up your tent in the middle of the desert, next to a glistening lake, or atop a snowy mountain, the night sky provides the perfect canvas for your dreams. Check out the backcountry campsites shared by our National Geographic Your Shot photographers and start planning your next trip in the great outdoors.