Broadrake Bunkbarn & Workshops

Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, LA6 3AX, Yorkshire and The Humber

Location description

Broadrake is a fantastic stargazing location near the Ribblehead Viaduct and a great place to observe the dark skies above.


Stay & gaze

This location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.


Tonight's weather forecast

19/10/20
19:00
94%
19/10/20
22:00
92%
20/10/20
01:00
34%
20/10/20
04:00
91%
Weather forecast for Whernside (1.37 miles away) updated 19/10/20 at 12:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Broadrake Bunkbarn & Workshops

This location's dark site setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 13 events with the last one being on 16th March 2020 organised by Ingleton Stargazers.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Broadrake Bunkbarn & Workshops can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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