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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

  • 10/08/22

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  • 11/08/22

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Weather forecast for Butser Hill (0.4 miles away) updated 10/08/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Worthing Astronomers club observing night

    Saturday 1st October 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:30pm

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

    More info
  • Clanfield Observatory Public Open Evening

    Sunday 2nd October 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

    Clanfield Observatory, Clanfield, PO8 (2.9 miles away)

    More info
  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 4th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

    More info
  • Isle of Wight Observatory open night

    Thursday 6th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Newchurch, PO36 0LX (24.3 miles away)

    More info
  • South Downs Astronomical Society monthly meeting

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

    South Downs Planetarium and Science Centre, Chichester, PO19 8RP (13.7 miles away)

    More info

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