Megget Reservoir Dam

Megget Reservoir Dam

Cappercleuch, Selkirk, Selkirkshire, TD7

Public car park for accessing walking trails around Megget Reservoir Dam.  Low light pollution levels mean excellent dark skies above.  Hills to the North may obstruct Aurora spotters.


Megget Reservoir Dam is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 16/06/24

    77%
  • 16/06/24

    49%
  • 17/06/24

    25%
  • 17/06/24

    24%

Weather forecast for Deer Law (1.6 miles away) updated 16/06/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Moffat Community Observatory (booking required)

    Tuesday 1st October 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Moffat Community Observatory, Moffat, DG10 9QJ (13.7 miles away)

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  • Moffat Community Observatory (booking required)

    Wednesday 2nd October 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Moffat Community Observatory, Moffat, DG10 9QJ (13.7 miles away)

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  • Moffat Community Observatory (booking required)

    Thursday 3rd October 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Moffat Community Observatory, Moffat, DG10 9QJ (13.7 miles away)

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  • Moffat Community Observatory (booking required)

    Friday 4th October 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Moffat Community Observatory, Moffat, DG10 9QJ (13.7 miles away)

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  • Moffat Community Observatory (booking required)

    Saturday 5th October 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Moffat Community Observatory, Moffat, DG10 9QJ (13.7 miles away)

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