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Bowness Knott Car Park - Lake District

Bowness Knott Car Park - Lake District

Croasdale, Ennerdale Bridge, CA23 3AU

This remote car park near the shores of Ennerdale Water offers a great place to get away stargazing.  The car park itself is surrounded by trees however a nearby off-road lay by offers much less interrupted views of the skies.


Bowness Knott 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

  • 28/11/21

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  • 29/11/21

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  • 29/11/21

    -2° 4%

Weather forecast for Great Borne (1.1 miles away) updated 28/11/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing Weekend at Near Howe

    Friday 7th January 2022 from 17:00pm to Monday 10th January 2022 10:00am

    Near Howe, Penrith, CA11 0SH (18.4 miles away)

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 7th January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT (28.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in the Lake District at Bampton

    Saturday 22nd January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Bampton Memorial Hall, Bampton, CA10 2RS (25.3 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 3rd February 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT (28.8 miles away)

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  • Stargazing Weekend at Near Howe

    Friday 4th February 2022 from 17:00pm to Monday 7th February 2022 10:00am

    Near Howe, Penrith, CA11 0SH (18.4 miles away)

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    Penrith Road, Keswick, CA12 4LJ (11.8 miles away)

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  • Near Howe

    Mugrisdale, Penrith, CA11 0SH (18.4 miles away)

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  • Greenah Bed & Breakfast

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  • The Quiet Site

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  • Cambridge House Hotel – Millom

    1 Cambridge Street, Millom, LA18 5BD (22.1 miles away)

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