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Dark Skies walk at Sutton Bank

Dark Skies walk at Sutton Bank

Sunday 20th February 2022 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

Sutton Bank Visitor Centre
Sutton Bank, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

Enjoy the very special experience of walking at night accompanied by the expansive dark skies above the lofty escarpment of Sutton Bank in the North York Moors.

This event takes place as part of the North York Moors Dark Sky Festival 2022.


Event organiser

Large Outdoors

Large Outdoors is organising this event

Please contact Large Outdoors directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Sutton Bank Visitor Centre. View these events on a calendar.

  • Sutton Bank White Horse Dark Skies Walk

    Saturday 19th February 2022 from 17:00pm to 20:30pm

    Sutton Bank Visitor Centre, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

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  • Dark Skies walk at Sutton Bank

    Sunday 20th February 2022 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Sutton Bank Visitor Centre, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

    More info
  • Dark Skies walk at Sutton Bank

    Wednesday 23rd February 2022 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Sutton Bank Visitor Centre, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

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  • Dark Skies at Sutton Bank

    Saturday 26th February 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Sutton Bank Visitor Centre, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

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  • Dark Skies walk at Sutton Bank

    Wednesday 2nd March 2022 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Sutton Bank Visitor Centre, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

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  • Dark Skies walk at Sutton Bank

    Friday 4th March 2022 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Sutton Bank Visitor Centre, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

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