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Gisburn Forest Hub

Gisburn Forest Hub

Gisburn Forest, Near Tosside, 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

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  • 05/12/21

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  • 06/12/21

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  • 06/12/21

    7%

Weather forecast for Slaidburn Youth Hostel (3.0 miles away) updated 05/12/21 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing in Forest of Bowland at Bentham Golf Club

    Saturday 26th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Bentham Golf Club, Bentham, LA2 7AG (10.0 miles away)

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  • Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society Meeting

    Wednesday 2nd March 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Church of the Ascension - Torrisholme, Morecambe, LA4 6RH (18.6 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 3rd March 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT (27.2 miles away)

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  • Preston and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 10th March 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Deepdale Labour Social & Bowling Club, Preston, PR1 6RX (19.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Forest of Bowland at Bleasedale

    Friday 11th March 2022 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm

    Bleasdale Parish Hall, Preston, PR3 1UY (11.8 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Merrybent Hill Luxury B&B

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Clerk Laithe Lodge

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Granville House Holiday Cottage

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Bowland Wild Boar Park

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Shepherds Cottage – Winshaw

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Broadrake Bunkbarn & Workshops

    Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, LA6 3AX, Yorkshire and The Humber (14.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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