Strains Sense: 10 Weed Strains For Stargazing In The Great Outdoors

Imagine watching shooting stars, chasing comets, discovering the Milky Way or just lying around watching the infinity of the sky while smoking the best stargazing strains.

Stargazing will always be a captivating activity, and if it is paired with a good strain, so much the better. The long summer days bring clear nights full of celestial objects worth observing from time to time.

Whether you live in a busy city or a suburban town, there will always be a place where you can lie down and enjoy the cosmos while you are outside. Camping will always be an iconic summer plan, so pack your favorite weed and enjoy the great outdoors.

Recently, NASA released the first images from the cameras of its sleek new James Webb telescope, and they are a must-see. With such inspiration at the click of a button, what better way to get outdoors and see space for yourself? 

Stargazing, camping, and cannabis go hand in hand, and if you’re a consumer, it’s imperative that you know the best strains to take with you on your adventure.

You probably won’t be able to smoke a good joint with Buzz Lightyear or Neil de Grasse Tyson, but what you can do is take advantage of the great outdoors and enjoy one of these 10 strains, perfect for stargazing.

Northern Lights

Northern Lights is a blend of several landrace strains, including Afghani and Thai. Unlike many modern indicas, this strain is believed to be approximately 95% indica.

Northern Lights is a relatively modern strain with a THC content of up to 26%, but the average is around 20%. It is perfect for stargazing because of its sedative effects. You will just want to lie there, looking at the infinite sky and questioning your existence.

This nocturnal variety is known for its fast and heavy effects. Relax and forget about tension and stress while enjoying the universe. Expect a rush of euphoria and well-being that will make the whole experience unique.

Alaskan Thunderfuck

Alaskan Thunderfuck is a Sativa-dominant hybrid originating from Alaska. Also known as ATF, it has a strong woody aroma that will complement any type of camping trip you embark on, perfect for a night under the stars.

It is a piney strain with hints of dank earth and an extremely pungent, skunky aroma.

Famous for an extremely relaxing yet completely euphoric high, Alaskan Thunderfuck is a strain you won’t forget.

You can expect the high THC content of this strain to surprise you. Thanks to its creative and uplifting nature, Alaskan Thunder Fuck is ideal for those nights of endless sky gazing.

Once the effects start to take hold, you may notice your senses sharpen significantly, perfect for becoming that detailed astronomer who will examine every corner of the starry sky. Alaskan Thunderfuck is a strain that calms you down and lifts you up.

Alien OG

Alien OG is one of the most potent strains you can find for a truly out of this world experience. 

It is an Indica-dominant hybrid with an astronomical THC level, often approaching 28% in tests.

Its strong indica effects are perfect for being relaxed and happy, the ideal way to end a day of stargazing and talking with friends.

As you relax like never before, a distant euphoria awaits that will send you to another galaxy. The sativa effects of this weed will surprise you, providing a cerebral and blissful experience when you least expect it.

Being outdoors, away from the city lights, offers some stargazing opportunities. So what is the best way to accompany such a perfect night? Alien OG. Your companion for gazing at the night sky.

LSD

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Its name should tell you enough about this strain. LSD is known for its psychedelic attributes. For an indica, it has an unusually strong cerebral high with fairly intense mental stimulation.

This strain provides powerful body relaxation with plenty of mental euphoria and energy, perfect for ending a day camping while gazing at the stars. The earthy and pungent aroma with a hint of citrus combines perfectly with the outdoors.

LSD is quite potent, often reaching 24% THC. However, the CBD levels in this hybrid are also high. This indica-dominant hybrid produces a very potent, cerebral, and almost psychedelic effect. Take it with you when you want to look at the starry sky in a different way. Maybe you end up relaxing for a while on Mars.

White Widow

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White Widow is a hybrid from the ’90s, famous for its potent but very balanced high. The THC content of this strain can reach up to 25%.

This strain is a sativa-dominant hybrid. Get ready for a truly pleasurable experience with White Widow, watching the starry sky while enjoying the great outdoors and the best company.

This strain is uplifting, energetic, and creative, cultivating an almost psychedelic headspace.

As a well-balanced hybrid, this strain also comes with a healthy dose of body relaxation. It’s perfect for a night out camping where you want to watch the stars for hours while talking about everything and nothing at once.

White Runtz

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Elaborated with a storm of trichomes that cover each nug like fresh snow on a cold winter day. White Runtz is the strain you were looking for to see a shower of stars. Unfortunately, even each nug looks like a shooting star.

With an average THC level of 18%, this indica-dominant hybrid delivers a deliciously balanced high that keeps you uplifted and carefree.

It’s a very potent strain that will add a magical touch to any night of stargazing. Believe us. White Runtz is a game-changer when it comes to seeing the universe.

Euphoria, joy, calm, and relaxation slowly melt together as you can enjoy the meteor showers, red dwarfs, and the milky way.

Space Queen

Space Queen is a hybrid marijuana strain made by crossing Romulan and Cinderella 99. If you want to feel like the king or queen of space, well, this may be the strain for you.

This strain provides intensely trippy and fast effects thanks to its THC content of up to 18%. If you enjoy a mental high, Space Queen is your go-to. Perfect for a night of stargazing like never before, are you ready to meet Jupiter?

This strain has an aroma of apples, vanilla, and cherries.

Supernova

Formerly known as “Chronic,” Supernova is a hybrid strain with indica predominance.

As a curious fact in the astronomical world, a supernova is known as a star that explodes at the end of its life. Does this give you a clue as to what this strain does?

Its thick forest-green buds glisten with trichomes. They remind us of some of the images of the new NASA telescope, in the end, everything is connected.

Its effects lean towards the relaxing side, both mentally and physically. The THC level of Supernova is believed to be up to 24% THC. That’s enough THC for a good trip around the galaxy.

Durban Poison

Formerly known as “Chronic,” Supernova is a hybrid strain with indica predominance.

As a curious fact in the astronomical world, a supernova is known as a star that explodes at the end of its life. Does this give you a clue as to what this strain does?

Its thick forest-green buds glisten with trichomes. They remind us of some of the images of the new NASA telescope, in the end, everything is connected.

Its effects lean towards the relaxing side, both mentally and physically. The THC level of Supernova is believed to be up to 24% THC. That’s enough THC for a good trip around the galaxy.

Bruce Banner

Bruce Banner is a potent hybrid containing up to 28% THC. One of the strongest strains in the world. This strain is known to inspire an attack of creativity, ideal for stargazing. Maybe you are the next Neil de Grasse Tyson, and this strain will help you to discover it.

This variety is a sativa-dominant cross. The result is a strain with a balanced effect. The strain’s heady effects come on quickly, but the classic slow indica body stone comes on in a half hour or so. 

You’ll be able to enjoy the starry sky while feeling your troubles melt away.

Because the THC content is so high, the euphoric effects of this strain are quite intense. It is also quite energizing, so you can stay up all night watching the stars move.

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