Ballannette Country Park - Isle of Man

Ballannette Country Park - Isle of Man

Ballamenagh Road, Baldrine, Isle of Man, IM4 6AJ

This nature reserve in Baldrine offers outstanding views of the skies, particularly towards the North.  Free open access. Venue for occasional stargazing events organised by local astronomical societies.


Ballannette Country Park - Isle of Man is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for Laxey (2.4 miles away) updated 23/05/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Isle of Man Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 6th June 2024 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    James Martin Observatory - Isle Of Man, Foxdale, IM4 3HB (9.0 miles away)

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  • Social evening at the Isle of Man Observatory

    Friday 21st June 2024 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

    James Martin Observatory - Isle Of Man, Foxdale, IM4 3HB (9.0 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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  • Rosehill Farm Apartments

    Richmond Hill, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM4 1JH (6.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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