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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

  • 30/11/21

    91%
  • 30/11/21

    53%
  • 01/12/21

    88%
  • 01/12/21

    90%

Weather forecast for Edmundbyres Youth Hostel (1.2 miles away) updated 30/11/21 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Learn Astrophotography at the Twice Brewed Observatory

    Monday 6th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Tuesday 7th 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 Twice Brewed

    Wednesday 8th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Bellingham Star Party – Autumn 2021

    Thursday 9th December 2021 from 18:00pm to Sunday 12th December 2021 12:00pm

    Bellingham Camp & Caravan Club Site, Hexham, NE48 2HR (22.1 miles away)

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  • South Shields Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 9th December 2021 from 19:00pm to 20:00pm

    South Tyneside College, South Shields, NE34 6ET (24.0 miles away)

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