Leigh Woods – National Trust

Abbots Leigh Road, Bristol, BS8 3QB

Location description

National Trust property with an open grassy glade just outside of Bristol, being away from the worst of the direct light pollution quite likely means this place is darker than this website's estimate.


Location event organiser

National Trust organises stargazing events at this location.


Dark sky discovery site

Designated as a Dark Sky Discovery Site this location is accessible by members of the public and are officially recognised as excellent places to stargaze. Such locations often have free overnight car parking, some have toilet facilities however rarely allow overnight camping.


Tonight's weather forecast

17/07/19
19:00
18°
9%
17/07/19
22:00
17°
42%
18/07/19
01:00
17°
16%
18/07/19
04:00
16°
18%
Weather forecast for Clifton (bristol) (1.23 miles away) updated 17/07/19 at 06:00.

Location light pollution

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

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

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Leigh Woods - National Trust can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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