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Pow Hill

Pow Hill

Pow Hill Country Park, Edmundbuyers, County Durham, 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

  • 24/05/22

    11° 36%
  • 24/05/22

    1%
  • 25/05/22

    4%
  • 25/05/22

    6%

Weather forecast for Edmundbyres Youth Hostel (1.2 miles away) updated 24/05/22 at 12:01.




Events nearby

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  • Cleveland and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 10th June 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    Wynyard Planetarium & Observatory, Stockton-on-Tees, TS21 3JG (29.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Friday 10th June 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

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

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Saturday 11th June 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

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

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  • Cygnus Observatory public open evening

    Sunday 12th June 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Cygnus Observatory at Washington Wetland Centre, Washington, NE38 8LE (20.0 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Sunday 12th June 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

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

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • PoshHuts – Kielder

    Falstone Farm, Hexham, Northumberland, NE48 1AA (28.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Falstone Barns – Kielder

    Falstone, Hexham, Northumberland, NE48 1AA (28.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Tan Hill Inn

    Reeth, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL11 6ED (28.8 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Redesdale Arms

    Horsley, Rochester, Tyne and Wear, NE19 1TA (29.9 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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