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Crummock Water Car Park - Lake District

Crummock Water Car Park - Lake District

B5289 North of Buttermere, Cockermouth, Cumbria, 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

  • 16/08/22

    9%
  • 16/08/22

    16%
  • 17/08/22

    1%
  • 17/08/22

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Weather forecast for Grasmoor (1.4 miles away) updated 16/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 1st September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

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

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 2nd September 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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  • Milky Way Workshop – Ullswater

    Saturday 3rd September 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

    Glencoyne Bay Car Park - Ullswater, Penrith, CA11 0NQ (13.8 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 6th October 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

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

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 7th October 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, Cumbria, CA12 4LJ (8.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Todd & Gunn Cottages

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Near Howe

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Greenah Bed & Breakfast

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Quiet Site

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • La Ruche Bed & Breakfast

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

    Stay & Gaze

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