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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

  • 26/01/22

    76%
  • 26/01/22

    86%
  • 27/01/22

    97%
  • 27/01/22

    88%

Weather forecast for Slaidburn Youth Hostel (3.0 miles away) updated 26/01/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

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

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

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  • Stargazing in Cumbria at Hutton Roof

    Friday 4th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Hutton Roof Village Hall, Carnforth, LA6 2PG (17.9 miles away)

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  • Blackpool & District Astronomical Society Meeting

    Wednesday 9th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Blackpool Cricket Club, Blackpool, FY3 9EQ (28.7 miles away)

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  • Preston and District Astronomical Society meeting

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

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

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 14th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (29.0 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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  • Station Inn – Ribblehead

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

    Stay & Gaze

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