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Crummock Water Car Park - Lake District

Crummock Water Car Park - Lake District

B5289 North of Buttermere, Cockermouth, CA13 9XA

This car park near the shore of Crummock Water makes for an excellent stargazing location, away from light pollution the skies appear wonderfully dark.  Views to the East however are obscured by mountains!


Crummock Water Car Park - Lake District 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

  • 19/01/22

    2%
  • 19/01/22

    -1° 5%
  • 20/01/22

    -2° 9%
  • 20/01/22

    -3° 9%

Weather forecast for Grasmoor (1.4 miles away) updated 19/01/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Astronomy with Ian Morrison

    Friday 21st January 2022 from 18:30pm to Sunday 23rd January 2022 13:30pm

    Higham Hall, Cockermouth, CA13 9SH (8.3 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in the Lake District at Bampton

    Saturday 22nd January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Bampton Memorial Hall, Bampton, CA10 2RS (21.9 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 3rd February 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT (27.0 miles away)

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  • Stargazing Weekend at Near Howe

    Friday 4th February 2022 from 17:00pm to Monday 7th February 2022 10:00am

    Near Howe, Penrith, CA11 0SH (14.6 miles away)

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 4th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT (30.0 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Brookfield Guest House – Keswick

    Penrith Road, Keswick, CA12 4LJ (8.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Todd & Gunn Cottages

    Wasdale, Santon Bridge, CA19 1UX (10.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Near Howe

    Mugrisdale, Penrith, CA11 0SH (14.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Greenah Bed & Breakfast

    Matterdale, Thackthwaite, CA11 0SA (16.0 miles away)

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  • The Quiet Site

    Ullswater, Bennett Head, CA11 0LS (16.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • La Ruche Bed & Breakfast

    29 Thorpefield, Sockbridge, CA10 2JN (21.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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