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Pow Hill

Pow Hill

Pow Hill Country Park, Edmundbuyers, DH8

Car park near to the shores of Derwent Reservoir, park gates might be closed if bad weather and conditions can get muddy. Remote location affords excellent views of the night sky.


Pow Hill 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

  • 04/12/21

    87%
  • 04/12/21

    88%
  • 05/12/21

    87%
  • 05/12/21

    81%

Weather forecast for Edmundbyres Youth Hostel (1.2 miles away) updated 04/12/21 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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    Saturday 4th December 2021 from 19:00pm to 20:00pm

    The High Force Hotel, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (16.3 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Stonehaugh Observatory

    Saturday 4th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion & Observatory, Hexham, NE48 3DZ (20.3 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Saturday 4th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (18.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Raby Castle

    Sunday 5th December 2021 from 19:00pm to 20:00pm

    Raby Castle, Barnard Castle, DL2 3AH (19.9 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Raby Castle

    Sunday 5th December 2021 from 20:30pm to 21:30pm

    Raby Castle, Barnard Castle, DL2 3AH (19.9 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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