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Backwater Reservoir

Backwater Reservoir

Blairgowrie, Dykends, PH11 8PR

Escape the bright lights of Dundee at this fabulous stargazing location about a 45-minute drive north of the city. The site makes for an excellent spot to see aurora — astrophotographers might catch the lights dancing in the reflection of the water.


Weather forecast

  • 23/10/21

    10° 19%
  • 23/10/21

    11° 58%
  • 24/10/21

    11° 92%
  • 24/10/21

    11° 95%

Weather forecast for Kirkton Of Kingoldrum (5.8 miles away) updated 22/10/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Saturday 23rd October 2021 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB (19.2 miles away)

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Sunday 24th October 2021 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB (19.2 miles away)

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  • Mills Observatory Weekday Open Evening

    Monday 25th October 2021 from 16:00pm to 22:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB (19.2 miles away)

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  • Mills Observatory Weekday Open Evening

    Tuesday 26th October 2021 from 16:00pm to 22:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB (19.2 miles away)

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  • Mills Observatory Weekday Open Evening

    Wednesday 27th October 2021 from 16:00pm to 22:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB (19.2 miles away)

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