Originally Posted by maher_tyler
You can see the Milky Way with the naked eye if its dark enough. I was up in Sedona AZ and my wife and I went to this star gazing thing. The guy had a pretty good telescope. He pointed at a point in the Milky Way area. Through the telescope was stars every where. He said that every "star" was actually between 300-500 more stars. It's was pretty cool.
I have seen it a couple times while at my Grandma's farm up in Michigan after sitting outside and talking in the dark, we just looked up and it was there the 1st time. I had to work at it more the next couple times.