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Blea Tarn Car Park - Lake District

Blea Tarn Car Park - Lake District

Little Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9PG

This secluded and remote car park near Blea Tarn is a superb stargazing location.  The parking area itself is surrounded by trees, however a short walk towards the tarn reveals an open space with stunning scenery.


Blea Tarn Car Park - Lake District is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 10/08/22

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  • 11/08/22

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  • 11/08/22

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Weather forecast for Pike Of Blisco (1.4 miles away) updated 10/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Solar Observing with Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society

    Sunday 21st August 2022 from 11:00am to 16:00pm

    Williamson Park - Lancaster, Lancaster, LA1 1UX (29.3 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 1st September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT (15.4 miles away)

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT (21.9 miles away)

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  • Milky Way Workshop – Ullswater

    Saturday 3rd September 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

    Glencoyne Bay Car Park - Ullswater, Penrith, CA11 0NQ (10.7 miles away)

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  • Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society Meeting

    Wednesday 7th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Church of the Ascension - Torrisholme, Morecambe, LA4 6RH (27.0 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Todd & Gunn Cottages

    Wasdale, Santon Bridge, Cumbria, CA19 1UX (11.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Brookfield Guest House – Keswick

    Penrith Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4LJ (12.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Greenah Bed & Breakfast

    Matterdale, Thackthwaite, Cumbria, CA11 0SA (14.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Quiet Site

    Ullswater, Bennett Head, Cumbria, CA11 0LS (14.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Near Howe

    Mugrisdale, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0SH (15.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Cambridge House Hotel – Millom

    1 Cambridge Street, Millom, Cumbria, LA18 5BD (16.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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