Buckden National Park

Buckden National Park

Dalegarth, Buckden, North Yorkshire, BD23 5JU

Car park in Buckden with minimal lighting free of charge to stargazers between 7pm and 6am (even if signage states otherwise).


Buckden National Park 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

  • 23/06/24

    17° 0%
  • 23/06/24

    12° 0%
  • 24/06/24

    10° 0%
  • 24/06/24

    13%

Weather forecast for Buckden (0.1 miles away) updated 23/06/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 24th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (28.4 miles away)

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  • Keighley Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Thursday 27th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Steeton Methodist Church Hall, Keighley, BD20 6PD (21.2 miles away)

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  • Sun Watch with Eddington Astronomical Society

    Saturday 6th July 2024 from 14:00pm to 16:00pm

    Brewery Arts Centre - Kendal, Kendal, LA9 4HE (28.1 miles away)

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 8th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (28.4 miles away)

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  • Sun Watch with Eddington Astronomical Society

    Saturday 20th July 2024 from 14:00pm to 16:00pm

    Brewery Arts Centre - Kendal, Kendal, LA9 4HE (28.1 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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  • Poppy Cottage – Buckden

    Buckden, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 5JX (0.1 miles away)

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  • Yore Mill Starfall Apartment – Aysgarth

    Church Bank, Aysgarth, North Yorkshire, DL8 3SR (8.1 miles away)

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  • Ingleby Lodge Holidays

    Askrigg, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 3JQ (8.4 miles away)

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  • Cherish Glamping

    West Shaw Cote Farm, Low Abbotside, North Yorkshire, DL8 3JH (8.7 miles away)

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  • The Wensleydale Experience

    Swinithwaite, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 4UH (9.8 miles away)

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  • Ashes Farm Bed & Breakfast, Holiday Cottage and Lodges

    Selside, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 0JB (10.2 miles away)

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