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Butser Hill

Butser Hill

Queen Elizabeth Country Park, Near Clanfield, Hampshire, PO8

National nature reserve and part of the Queen Elizabeth Country Park, this observing site is the highest point in Hampshire and benefits from a rural location and good dark skies.


Butser Hill 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

  • 05/07/22

    17° 4%
  • 05/07/22

    15° 0%
  • 06/07/22

    13° 0%
  • 06/07/22

    12° 0%

Weather forecast for Butser Hill (0.4 miles away) updated 05/07/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 5th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Fort Victoria Country Park & Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR (29.8 miles away)

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  • Farnham Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 12th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Aldershot Cricket Club, Aldershot, GU12 4BP (20.8 miles away)

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  • Southampton Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 14th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Issac Watts Memorial Hall, Southampton, SO16 6TS (19.1 miles away)

    More info
  • Big Camp at Dapdune Wharf 2022

    Saturday 16th July 2022 from 16:30pm to 23:55pm

    River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf, Guildford, GU1 4RR (25.6 miles away)

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  • Worthing Astronomers club observing night

    Saturday 16th July 2022 from 19:00pm to 23:00pm

    Clapham & Patching Village Hall, Worthing, BN13 3UT (25.1 miles away)

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