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Bulby's Wood Car Park

Bulby's Wood Car Park

Ingram, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 4LT

This free car park just on the outskirts of the village of Ingram is an excellent stargazing location, with amazing views of the dark skies of Northumberland directly above and minimal light pollution.


Bulby's Wood Car 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

  • 14/08/22

    21° 8%
  • 14/08/22

    17° 9%
  • 15/08/22

    16° 39%
  • 15/08/22

    16° 34%

Weather forecast for Powburn (3.5 miles away) updated 13/08/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Northumberland Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 25th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre and Observatory, Amble, NE65 0JR (19.1 miles away)

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  • Astrophotography on Holy Island

    Saturday 27th August 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

    Holy Island Chare Ends Car Park, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2SE (17.7 miles away)

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  • Milky Way Photography in Kielder Forest

    Sunday 28th August 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

    Kielder Castle, Kielder, NE48 1ER (27.3 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Stonehaugh Observatory

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion & Observatory, Hexham, NE48 3DZ (28.3 miles away)

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  • Ancrum Astronomy Club Society meeting and observing

    Tuesday 6th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Ancrum Village Hall, Jedburgh, TD8 6XH (24.2 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Ingram House Bed and Breakfast

    Ingram, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 4LT (0.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Star Barn – Ingram Valley

    Ingram Valley Farm, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 4LU (0.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Aln Valley Cottages

    Whittingham, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 4SJ (4.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Harbottle Cottage

    Harbottle, Rothbury, Northumberland, NE65 7DF (8.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Birdsong Cottage – Alnwick

    Brownieside, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE67 5HW (10.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Market Cross Guest House – Belford

    1 Church Street, Belford, Northumberland, NE70 7LS (12.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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