Yosemite's Lesser Known Neighbor

Kings Canyon National Park is often forgotten in the shadow of its more famous neighbor to the north, Yosemite National Park, but Gavin Heffernan shows us in his epic timelapse video that this place is a force to be reckoned with. Heffernan covered 1,353 square miles searching for the ideal vantage points to capture these incredible night skies amid Giant Sequoia Trees and towering cliffs, and the work sure did pay off - you've never seen night skies like this before. Be sure to check the massive meteor strikes at 1:41 and 2:26!

Check out more of Gavin's videos from Sunchaser Pictures.

Published: April 6, 2015

The Outbound CollectiveAdmin

Your Home For Adventure.

Please respect the places you find on The Outbound.

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures. Be aware of local regulations and don't damage these amazing places for the sake of a photograph.

Is Your Surfing Habit Getting You into Trouble with Your Significant Other?

New Zealand

Have you ever came across what some may refer to as a conflict of interest in regards to planning your epic family holiday destination?  Well I can tell you about our family experience and how we dea.

2 Saves

How to Plan Your Adventure Wedding Day

Tirol, Austria

As a real outdoorsy girl, I must admit that planning my wedding was a bit of an out-of-body experience for me.

1 Saves

Messengers: A 250-mile Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Running Story

Bears Ears, Utah

This is the story of a diverse group of people — Navajo, Olympic athletes, and dirtbags with $5 sneakers — coming together to run 250 miles across our most endangered national monuments and stand un.

4 Saves