Humble Bee Farm

Flixton, Scarborough, YO11 3UJ

Location description

Set in the wonderful region of Ryedale this camping location is ideally situated under the dark skies of Rydale making it a fantastic place for a stargazing escape!  The venue plays host to annual stargazing events run in conjunction with the local Scarborough and Rydedale Astronomical Society.


Private venue

Location accessible out of hours only when stargazing events are scheduled.


Stay & gaze

This location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.


Tonight's weather forecast

19/10/20
19:00
11°
7%
19/10/20
22:00
11°
10%
20/10/20
01:00
11°
49%
20/10/20
04:00
10°
18%
Weather forecast for Cayton Bay (beach) (4.37 miles away) updated 19/10/20 at 12:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Semi-rural
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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Humble Bee Farm

This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 1 event which was on 27th October 2017 organised by Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Humble Bee Farm can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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