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Bowlees Visitor Centre

Bowlees Visitor Centre

Newbiggin, Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham, DL12 0XF

Bowlees Visitor Centre 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

  • 26/06/22

    12° 40%
  • 26/06/22

    11° 16%
  • 27/06/22

    10° 38%
  • 27/06/22

    10° 54%

Weather forecast for Langdon Beck Youth Hostel (2.4 miles away) updated 25/06/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Summer Skies Stargazing at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Friday 29th July 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (25.9 miles away)

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  • Summer Skies Stargazing at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Saturday 30th July 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (25.9 miles away)

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  • Summer Skies Stargazing at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Monday 1st August 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (25.9 miles away)

    More info
  • Summer Skies Stargazing at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Tuesday 2nd August 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (25.9 miles away)

    More info
  • Summer Skies Stargazing at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Wednesday 3rd August 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (25.9 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • The High Force Hotel

    Alston Road, Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham, DL12 0XH (1.4 miles away)

    Go Stargazing Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Owl Cottage – Teesdale

    Middleton in Teesdale, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 0RN (2.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Sayer Hill Farm – Pennine Way

    Sayer Hill Farm, Forest In Teesdale, County Durham, DL12 0HH (3.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Langdon Beck Hotel – Teesdale

    Langdon Beck, Forest-in-Teesdale, County Durham, DL12 0XP, North East (3.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Byre at Woodside Farm

    Folly Top, Eggleston, County Durham, DL12 0DW (7.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Doe Park Caravan Site

    Cotherstone, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 9UQ, North East (7.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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