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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

  • 20/05/22

    91%
  • 20/05/22

    11%
  • 21/05/22

    8%
  • 21/05/22

    5%

Weather forecast for Langdon Beck Youth Hostel (2.4 miles away) updated 20/05/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Sunday 12th June 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

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

    More info
  • Durham Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 24th June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Durham Botanic Garden, Durham, DH1 3TN (24.1 miles away)

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  • Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 1st July 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Bishop Auckland Community Fire Station, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6RS (18.6 miles away)

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  • Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Bishop Auckland Community Fire Station, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6RS (18.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

    Friday 23rd September 2022 from 19:00pm to 20:00pm

    The High Force Hotel, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (1.4 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Carr’s Farm Bunk House

    Wear Bank, Wolsingham, County Durham, DL3 3BQ (10.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Cranmore House – Nenthead

    Holmsfoot, Nenthead, Cumbria, CA9 3LS (12.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Greenends Holiday Cottages

    Nenthead, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3NA (13.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Tan Hill Inn

    Reeth, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL11 6ED (13.4 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Mark Close Farmhouse – Alston

    Brampton Road, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3BD (16.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Butt House Guest House – Keld

    Keld, Thwaite, North Yorkshire, DL11 6LJ (16.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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