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Glen Canisp

Glen Canisp

Lochinver, Sutherland, Sutherland, IV27 4LW

Glen Canisp lodge car park is publicly accessible and, being located many miles away from any light source, offers fantastic stargazing and astrophotography opportunities. Photo used with kind permission from Paul Clark.


Glen Canisp 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

  • 19/08/22

    14° 7%
  • 19/08/22

    13° 6%
  • 20/08/22

    12° 12%
  • 20/08/22

    12° 56%

Weather forecast for Lochinver (1.4 miles away) updated 19/08/22 at 04:00.




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