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Gleconglass Car Park

Gleconglass Car Park

Ballindalloch, Tomintoul, 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

  • 24/01/22

    13%
  • 24/01/22

    13%
  • 25/01/22

    5%
  • 25/01/22

    4%

Weather forecast for Tomintoul (2.3 miles away) updated 24/01/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • The Moon – our nearest neighbour

    Sunday 6th February 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Glenlivet Village Hall, Ballindalloch, AB37 9BX (4.9 miles away)

    More info
  • Exo Planets

    Saturday 15th October 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info
  • The Asteroids – Ceres, Vesta and Others

    Sunday 13th November 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Glenlivet Village Hall, Ballindalloch, AB37 9BX (4.9 miles away)

    More info

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