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Elf Kirk Viewpoint

Elf Kirk Viewpoint

Near Tower Knowe Visitor Centre, Kielder Water, Northumberland, NE48 1BX

Publicly accessible dark sky discovery site near Kielder Water and within the heart of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park. This location allows 24 hour overnight parking with the purchase of a £10 ticket from the Kielder Castle car park ticket machine.


Elf Kirk Viewpoint is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 02/12/21

    4%
  • 02/12/21

    17%
  • 03/12/21

    62%
  • 03/12/21

    51%

Weather forecast for Kielder Water (2.7 miles away) updated 01/12/21 at 20:00.




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    Thursday 2nd December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Stonehaugh Observatory

    Friday 3rd December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion & Observatory, Hexham, NE48 3DZ (8.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Friday 3rd December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (12.3 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Stonehaugh Observatory

    Saturday 4th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion & Observatory, Hexham, NE48 3DZ (8.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Saturday 4th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (12.3 miles away)

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