Druridge Bay Country Park

Druridge Bay Country Park

Red Row, Morpeth, NE61 5BX

Located on the North East coast this country park is surrounded by woods and meadows and features a large freshwater lake. It’s proximity to the beach means the skies above are dark and star-filled. Overnight camping is allowed with permission and by prior arrangement so for a short trip North from Newcastle makes a great stargazing getaway. The site is often used by Northumberland Astronomical Society for stargazing events.


Private venue - location accessible only by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

Weather forecast

  • 25/09/21

    17° 6%
  • 25/09/21

    16° 4%
  • 26/09/21

    16° 4%
  • 26/09/21

    16° 1%

Weather forecast for Druridge Bay North (beach) (1.3 miles away) updated 25/09/21 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Northumberland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Thursday 30th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Hauxley Nature Reserve and Observatory, Low Hauxley, Newcastle, NE65 0JR (2.0 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Northumberland Park with Sunderland Astronomical Society

    Friday 8th October 2021 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Northumberland Park – North Shields, King Edward Road, North Shields, NE30 2ES (20.1 miles away)

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  • Newcastle Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 21st October 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Summerhill Bowling Club, Winchester Terrace, Newcastle, NE4 6EH (22.4 miles away)

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  • Northumberland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Thursday 28th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Hauxley Nature Reserve and Observatory, Low Hauxley, Newcastle, NE65 0JR (2.0 miles away)

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  • Newcastle Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 18th November 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Summerhill Bowling Club, Winchester Terrace, Newcastle, NE4 6EH (22.4 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • GlamPods Northumberland

    Troughend West Tofts, Otterburn, NE19 1LA (24.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Redesdale Arms

    Horsley, Rochester, NE19 1TA (25.8 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Rochester Stargazing Barn

    Rochester, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE19 1RH (26.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Belvue Guesthouse – Holy Island

    Chare Ends, Holy Island, TD15 2SE (27.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Bellingham Camp & Caravan Club Site

    Bellingham, Hexham, NE48 2HR (28.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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