Dalby Forest Courtyard
Low Dalby, Thornton-le-Dale, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LT
Join the team from Hidden Horizons and enjoy a guided tour of the night sky and observing distant objects in our Milky Way galaxy using large telescopes. These events are ideal for beginners including families — if you have your own telescope you are welcome to take it along. Early booking advised as these events are incredibly popular!
This event takes place as part of the National Parks Dark Sky Festival 2020 which runs from 14th February to 1st March.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/02/2020
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Fri 21st Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.