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Ribblehead Viaduct Car Park

Ribblehead Viaduct Car Park

Far Gearstones, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA6 3AS

This lay-by car park with walking distance access to the Ribblehead Viaduct offers a great place to park and prepare for a night time of astrophotography!


Ribblehead Viaduct Car Park 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

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Weather forecast for Ribblehead (0.2 miles away) updated 10/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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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 (21.1 miles away)

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  • Solar Observing with Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society

    Sunday 21st August 2022 from 11:00am to 16:00pm

    Williamson Park - Lancaster, Lancaster, LA1 1UX (20.5 miles away)

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  • Keighley Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Thursday 25th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Steeton Methodist Church Hall, Keighley, BD20 6PD (27.2 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 1st September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT (17.6 miles away)

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  • Milky Way Photography at Ribblehead Viaduct

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

    Ribblehead Viaduct Car Park, Carnforth, LA6 3AS (0.0 miles away)

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