Clay Bank Car Park - Forestry Commission

Clay Bank Car Park - Forestry Commission

Great Broughton, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS9 7JA

Located a good distance south from Middlesbrough with trees shielding much of the town’s light pollution this is a good spot to get away from the bright lights and catch some starlight!


Clay Bank Car Park - Forestry Commission is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 19/07/24

    22° 1%
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  • 20/07/24

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  • 20/07/24

    15° 4%

Weather forecast for Round Hill (1.9 miles away) updated 19/07/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 19th July 2024 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    East Ayton Village Hall, East Ayton, YO13 9HY (28.3 miles away)

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  • Dalby Forest StarFest 2024

    Friday 9th August 2024 from 12:00pm to Monday 12th August 2024 12:00pm

    Dalby Forest Adderstone Field, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7LT (20.9 miles away)

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  • Family Space-Themed Fun Day

    Sunday 25th August 2024 from 13:00pm to 16:00pm

    Danby Lodge National Park Centre, Danby, YO21 2NB (9.4 miles away)

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  • Dark Skies Return! Stargazing at Sutton Bank

    Saturday 31st August 2024 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm

    Sutton Bank Star Hub, Thirsk, YO7 2EX (13.1 miles away)

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  • Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 6th September 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Bishop Auckland Community Fire Station, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6RS (27.1 miles away)

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  • High Farm – Beadlam Rigg

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  • Carlton Grange – Helmsley

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    Liverton, Saltburn by the Sea, Cleveland, TS13 4TJ (10.6 miles away)

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  • Carlton Lodge – Helmsley

    53 Bondgate, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5EY (12.5 miles away)

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