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Dark Sky Meanders in Dalby Forest

Dark Sky Meanders in Dalby Forest

Friday 13th August 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:30pm

High Dalby House and Cottages
Dalby Forest Drive, Pickering, YO18 7LP

Join astronomer Richard Darn at the fabulous boutique retreat of Dalby High House for a family-friendly stargazing experience, run in collaboration with Adventures for the Soul.

Set in the middle of Dalby Forest, the location could not be more perfect, being one of the darkest places in North York Moors. High Dalby House even has its own observatory!

Enjoy hot drinks and a BBQ before setting off for a short, sensory saunter that’ll fine-tune your senses, then observing the fantastic dark skies using telescopes.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 13/08/2021

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Adventures for the Soul

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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.

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