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Clay Bank Car Park - Forestry Commission

Clay Bank Car Park - Forestry Commission

Great Broughton, Middlesbrough, 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

  • 27/11/21

    80%
  • 27/11/21

    -1° 85%
  • 28/11/21

    -2° 87%
  • 28/11/21

    -3° 69%

Weather forecast for Round Hill (1.9 miles away) updated 27/11/21 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing at Dalby Forest

    Tuesday 21st December 2021 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

    Dalby Forest Courtyard, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7LT (20.2 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Dalby Forest

    Wednesday 22nd December 2021 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

    Dalby Forest Courtyard, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7LT (20.2 miles away)

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  • A night with Orion at Sutton Bank

    Saturday 8th January 2022 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Observing Night at the Bruce Observatory

    Sunday 9th January 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

    Bruce Observatory - Whitby School, Whitby, YO21 1LA (20.3 miles away)

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  • Night ‘awe-walk’ and stargazing – Robin Hood’s Bay

    Saturday 15th January 2022 from 17:30pm to 20:30pm

    Robin Hood's Bay Car Park, Whitby, YO22 4QN (23.5 miles away)

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  • The Fox & Hounds – Ainthorpe

    45 Brook Lane, Whitby, YO21 2LD (8.6 miles away)

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  • Easterside Farm

    Hawnby, Helmsley, YO62 5QT (8.8 miles away)

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  • High Farm – Beadlam Rigg

    Beadlam Rigg, Pockley, YO62 7TG (9.8 miles away)

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  • Carlton Grange – Helmsley

    Carlton, Helmsley, YO62 5HH (9.9 miles away)

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  • North Shire

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

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  • Carlton Lodge – Helmsley

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

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