Saltergate Car Park

Saltergate Car Park

Lockton, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7NR

Enjoy incredible views across the North York Moors and the starry skies above at this hilltop car park just off the A169.


Saltergate 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

  • 22/07/24

    17° 26%
  • 22/07/24

    14° 1%
  • 23/07/24

    13° 6%
  • 23/07/24

    12° 7%

Weather forecast for The Hole Of Horcum (0.4 miles away) updated 22/07/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Dalby Forest StarFest 2024

    Friday 9th August 2024 from 12:00pm to Monday 12th August 2024 12:00pm

    Dalby Forest Adderstone Field, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7LT (2.9 miles away)

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  • Family Space-Themed Fun Day

    Sunday 25th August 2024 from 13:00pm to 16:00pm

    Danby Lodge National Park Centre, Danby, YO21 2NB (12.4 miles away)

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  • Dark Skies Return! Stargazing at Sutton Bank

    Saturday 31st August 2024 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm

    Sutton Bank Star Hub, Thirsk, YO7 2EX (21.9 miles away)

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  • The York Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Friday 6th September 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Beetle Bank Farm, Murton, YO19 5XD (27.9 miles away)

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  • The York Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Friday 20th September 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Beetle Bank Farm, Murton, YO19 5XD (27.9 miles away)

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