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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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  • Farnham Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 11th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

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

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  • Practical Astronomy with Basingstoke Astronomical Society

    Thursday 13th October 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Cliddesden Primary School, Basingstoke, RG25 2QU (18.2 miles away)

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory open night

    Thursday 13th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info
  • Southampton Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 13th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

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

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  • Worthing Astronomers club observing night

    Saturday 15th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:30pm

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

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