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Gisburn Forest Hub

Gisburn Forest Hub

Gisburn Forest, Near Tosside, Lancashire, BB7

Managed by the Forestry Commission this location is a remote and fantastic dark sky location giving amazing views of the skies above including open areas for parking and toilet facilities.


Gisburn Forest Hub 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

  • 13/08/22

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  • 14/08/22

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  • 14/08/22

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Weather forecast for Slaidburn Youth Hostel (3.0 miles away) updated 13/08/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • The Astronomy Centre Public Open Evening

    Saturday 13th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Astronomy Centre, Near Todmorden, OL14 7HP (22.1 miles away)

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 15th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (29.0 miles away)

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  • The Astronomy Centre Public Open Evening

    Saturday 20th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Astronomy Centre, Near Todmorden, OL14 7HP (22.1 miles away)

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  • Solar Observing with Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society

    Sunday 21st August 2022 from 11:00am to 16:00pm

    Williamson Park - Lancaster, Lancaster, LA1 1UX (16.1 miles away)

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  • Keighley Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Thursday 25th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Steeton Methodist Church Hall, Keighley, BD20 6PD (19.1 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Merrybent Hill Luxury B&B

    Catlow Road, Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3AQ (2.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Clerk Laithe Lodge

    Slaidburn Road, Newton in Bowland, Lancashire, BB7 (4.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Granville House Holiday Cottage

    Bell Busk, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DU (10.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Bowland Wild Boar Park

    Chipping, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 2QT (10.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Shepherds Cottage – Winshaw

    Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, Lancashire, LA6 3AT (13.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Station Inn – Ribblehead

    Ribblehead, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA6 3AS (14.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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