Rivington Road Car Park

Rivington Road Car Park

Rivington Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL6 6SE

Escape the bright lights of Bolton and surrounding areas and stargaze from this accessible car park located a few miles to the West of Belmont.


Rivington Road 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

  • 23/05/24

    11° 57%
  • 23/05/24

    10° 58%
  • 24/05/24

    10° 57%
  • 24/05/24

    10° 38%

Weather forecast for Horwich (3.3 miles away) updated 23/05/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Manchester Astronomical Society weekly meeting

    Thursday 23rd May 2024 from 18:00pm to 21:00pm

    Blackett Lecture Theatre, Manchester, M13 9PL (16.4 miles away)

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  • Keighley Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Thursday 23rd May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Steeton Methodist Church Hall, Keighley, BD20 6PD (28.7 miles away)

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  • Public observing at High Legh Community Observatory

    Friday 24th May 2024 from dusk

    High Legh Community Observatory, High Legh, WA16 6NS (19.3 miles away)

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  • The Astronomy Centre Public Open Evenings

    Saturday 25th May 2024 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Astronomy Centre, Near Todmorden, OL14 7HP (15.5 miles away)

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  • Hesketh Park Observatory Public Open Day

    Sunday 26th May 2024 from 10:30am to 16:30pm

    Hesketh Park Observatory, Southport, PR9 9LN (19.7 miles away)

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  • Clerk Laithe Lodge

    Slaidburn Road, Newton in Bowland, Lancashire, BB7 (21.8 miles away)

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  • Dovestone Holiday Park

    Chew Valley Road, Greenfield, Lancashire, OL3 7NF (22.8 miles away)

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  • Graystock Lodge – Cockerham

    Cockerham, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2 0ER (25.2 miles away)

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  • Granny House Holiday Cottage

    Bell Busk, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DU (29.2 miles away)

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