Is there anything more beautiful than a clear sky cottage country night? If you know where to look, you can see the big dipper all year in Canada. "Early civilizations recognized a trend of where the Big Dipper at different times of the year and helped them prepare for the change of seasons. The Big Dipper is also used to locate the North Star – Polaris. Contrary to popular belief, Polaris is not the first star to come out at night or the brightest." For more great tips on stargazing in Canada, click the link!