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Hawkhope Car Park

Hawkhope Car Park

Hawkhope, Near Falstone, NE48

Located on the shores of Kielder Reservoir across the dam from the main road this remote car park offers wonderful views the dark skies above. Free evening car parking for stargazing purposes.


Hawkhope Car Park 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

  • 22/01/22

    16%
  • 22/01/22

    10%
  • 23/01/22

    10%
  • 23/01/22

    45%

Weather forecast for Kielder Water (2.5 miles away) updated 22/01/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Sunday 23rd January 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (13.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Monday 24th January 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (13.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Tuesday 25th January 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (13.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Wednesday 26th January 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (13.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Thursday 27th January 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (13.6 miles away)

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