Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre

Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre

Ennerdale, Cleator, Cumbria, CA23 3AX

Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre is a recognised Dark Sky Discovery Site located in the heart of Ennerdale and a fantastic location for stargazing! The venue benefits free open access to walkers and cyclists however vehicular access for events only (there is nearby parking at the YHA).


Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre 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.

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Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre

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Please contact Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 20/05/24

    16° 10%
  • 20/05/24

    14° 7%
  • 21/05/24

    12° 1%
  • 21/05/24

    11° 0%

Weather forecast for Ennerdale Youth Hostel (0.3 miles away) updated 20/05/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Saving our Night Skies

    Monday 20th May 2024 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

    Great Salkeld Village Hall, Penrith, CA11 9LW (29.0 miles away)

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  • Eden Valley and Penrith Astronomy Group meeting and stargazing

    Thursday 23rd May 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Morland and Newby Village Hall, Penrith, CA10 3AS (28.9 miles away)

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  • Cockermouth Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 28th May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Friends Meeting House - Cockermouth, Cockermouth, (10.2 miles away)

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  • Eden Valley and Penrith Astronomy Group meeting and stargazing

    Thursday 20th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Morland and Newby Village Hall, Penrith, CA10 3AS (28.9 miles away)

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  • Cockermouth Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 25th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Friends Meeting House - Cockermouth, Cockermouth, (10.2 miles away)

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