This car park situated near Derwent Reservoir is an excellent place to escape the bright lights of the North East towns and cities and experience some lovely dark skies! Accessible 24 hours with small parking fee applicable.
Weather forecast for Edmundbyres Youth Hostel (0.9 miles away) updated 29/04/21 at 12:00.
Local light pollution
Best time to visit
The below chart shows when the skies will be at their darkest at this location and therefore the best time to visit. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing. See our dark sky calendar for more details.