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Malham Car Park

Malham Car Park

Malham, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DA

Public car park in Malham village with minimal lighting. As the location is a Dark Sky Discovery Site overnight parking fees do not apply to stargazers. For the darkest skies and great astro-photo opportunities walk 20 minutes to nearby Malham Cove.


Malham 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

  • 10/08/22

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  • 11/08/22

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Weather forecast for Malham Youth Hostel (0.4 miles away) updated 10/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Preston and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 11th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Deepdale Labour Social & Bowling Club, Preston, PR1 6RX (29.5 miles away)

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  • Reeth Informal Astronomy Group meeting & observing

    Thursday 11th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Fremington Sunday School, Reeth, DL11 6AR (24.3 miles away)

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  • The Astronomy Centre Public Open Evening

    Saturday 13th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Astronomy Centre, Near Todmorden, OL14 7HP (24.2 miles away)

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 15th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (23.0 miles away)

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  • The Astronomy Centre Public Open Evening

    Saturday 20th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Astronomy Centre, Near Todmorden, OL14 7HP (24.2 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Granville House Holiday Cottage

    Bell Busk, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DU (4.1 miles away)

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  • Merrybent Hill Luxury B&B

    Catlow Road, Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3AQ (12.4 miles away)

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  • Station Inn – Ribblehead

    Ribblehead, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA6 3AS (13.2 miles away)

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  • Shepherds Cottage – Winshaw

    Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, Lancashire, LA6 3AT (13.4 miles away)

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  • Broadrake Bunkbarn & Workshops

    Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, Lancashire, LA6 3AX, Yorkshire and The Humber (14.3 miles away)

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  • Clerk Laithe Lodge

    Slaidburn Road, Newton in Bowland, Lancashire, BB7 (14.5 miles away)

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