Salcey Forest - Forestry England

Salcey Forest - Forestry England

Wootton Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN7 2HX

A former medieval hunting forest, Salcey Foreset is located just 7 miles south of Northampton city centre and distant enough to offer respite from the town’s light pollution. As such, it is a recommended spot for stargazing by Forestry England.

Salcey Forest - Forestry England has been recommended as a great place to stargaze by the local authority, national park, community organisation or property owner. May require payment for access or parking.

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Forestry England

Forestry England organises events at this location

Please contact Forestry England directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location

Weather forecast

  • 28/11/23

  • 28/11/23

  • 29/11/23

  • 29/11/23


Weather forecast for Quinton Green (1.1 miles away) updated 28/11/23 at 16:00.

Events nearby

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  • Cranfield Astronomical Society – Meteorites

    Tuesday 28th November 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Loxham Observatory, Cranfield, MK43 0TH (10.7 miles away)

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  • Bedford Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Wednesday 29th November 2023 from 19:15pm to 21:30pm

    Bedford School, Bedford, MK40 2TU (15.9 miles away)

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  • Letchworth and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 29th November 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Letchworth Observatory, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4JN (28.1 miles away)

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  • Piazzi Smyth Observatory observing session

    Wednesday 29th November 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Piazzi Smyth Observatory, Bedford, MK40 2LD (16.0 miles away)

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  • Luton Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Thursday 30th November 2023 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    University of Bedford - Putteridge Bury Campus, Luton, LU2 8LE (26.2 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

Stay at one of these stargazing-friendly accommodation providers.

  • George’s Getaway

    Shenington Road, Banbury, Warwickshire, CV35 0TH (28.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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