Earth Hour Walk at Whinlatter Forest

Saturday 25th March 2017 from 17:00pm to 19:00pm

Whinlatter Forest Park - Forestry Commission

Braithwaite, Keswick, CA12 5TW

Event description

You and your family are invited to visit Whinlatter Forest for this stargazing event. Enjoy a short walk through the forest where you'll be introduced to the sights and sounds of the forest and be amazed at the star-filled skies above. Finish with a hot chocolate by the camp fire... Awesome!

Event organiser

This event is being organised by Forestry Commission England. For details of how to contact them and for more information about this event see "Event bookings & availability" below. Please check that this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.

Light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Saturday 25th March 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Whinlatter Forest Park - Forestry Commission on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.

Event bookings & availability

The event organiser (Forestry Commission England) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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