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Carricks Picnic Area

Carricks Picnic Area

Derwent Reservoir, Blanchland, DH8 9PE

Grassy picnic site alongside the River Derwent to the west of Derwent Reservoir, free overnight parking and great dark skies above. Nearest postcode DH8 9PE.


Weather forecast

  • 26/10/21

    13° 8%
  • 26/10/21

    13° 10%
  • 27/10/21

    13° 8%
  • 27/10/21

    13° 41%

Weather forecast for Edmundbyres Youth Hostel (2.6 miles away) updated 26/10/21 at 04:00.




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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Friday 29th October 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (17.3 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Stonehaugh Observatory

    Friday 29th October 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion & Observatory, Hexham, NE48 3DZ (19.4 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

    Friday 29th October 2021 from 20:30pm to 21:30pm

    The High Force Hotel, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (15.4 miles away)

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  • Skywatch at Talkin Tarn

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 18:30pm to 21:30pm

    Talkin Tarn Country Park, Brampton, CA8 1HN (27.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (17.3 miles away)

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  • Carraw Bed and Breakfast

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  • Langdon Beck Hotel – Teesdale

    Langdon Beck, Forest-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XP, North East (14.9 miles away)

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  • The High Force Hotel

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