See our telescopes for beginners guide and mobile app

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

    94%
  • 27/11/21

    -1° 93%
  • 28/11/21

    -2° 91%
  • 28/11/21

    -3° 55%

Weather forecast for Round Hill (1.9 miles away) updated 27/11/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

Display nearby events on a calendar
  • Scarborough and Ryedale Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 18th March 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

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

    More info
  • Observing Night at the Bruce Observatory

    Sunday 20th March 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

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

    More info
  • Durham Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting

    Friday 25th March 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Durham Botanic Garden, Durham, DH1 3TN (29.6 miles away)

    More info
  • Observing Night at the Bruce Observatory

    Sunday 27th March 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

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

    More info
  • Observing Night at the Bruce Observatory

    Sunday 3rd April 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

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

    More info

Stay and gaze nearby

  • Cropton Cabins Holiday Park

    Cropton, Wrelton, YO18 8ES (13.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Carr House Farm Bed and Breakfast – Ampleforth

    Ampleforth, York, YO62 4ED (15.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Rawcliffe House Farm

    Stape, Pickering, YO18 8JA (15.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Middlehead Cottages – Stape

    Stape, Pickering, YO18 8HY (15.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Noelle’s Cottages – Middleton Hall

    Middleton Hall, Pickering, YO18 8NX (17.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Firs Farm Bed & Breakfast

    Healey, Ripon, HG4 4LH (28.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info