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Gleconglass Car Park

Gleconglass Car Park

Ballindalloch, Tomintoul, Banffshire, AB37 9EP

As mentioned on the Cairngorms Dark Sky Park website this rural car park has excellent visibility to the northern, eastern and southern horizons under very dark skies and is recommended for spotting Aurora from September to March along with superb views of the Milky Way in autumn and early winter.


Gleconglass Car Park has been recommended as a great place to stargaze by the local authority, national park, community organisation or property owner. May require payment for access or parking.

Weather forecast

  • 17/08/22

    14° 4%
  • 17/08/22

    12° 4%
  • 18/08/22

    10° 3%
  • 18/08/22

    10° 5%

Weather forecast for Tomintoul (2.3 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • SIGMA – Moray’s Astronomy Club meeting

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Lhanbryde Community Centre, Elgin, IV30 8QQ (25.1 miles away)

    More info
  • Beginners Guide to Astrophotography with Steven Gray

    Friday 23rd September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Richmond Memorial Hall - Tomintoul, Ballindalloch, AB37 9ET (2.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Family Friendly Informal Stargazing Session

    Friday 23rd September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    The Field of Hope Car Park, Ballindalloch, AB37 9ET (2.2 miles away)

    More info
  • Star Party General Stargazing Session

    Friday 23rd September 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Field of Hope Car Park, Ballindalloch, AB37 9ET (2.2 miles away)

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  • Dark Sky Story Walk

    Saturday 24th September 2022 from 18:30pm to 20:00pm

    The Carrachs, Ballindalloch, AB37 9JS (4.7 miles away)

    More info

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