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Selset Reservoir

Selset Reservoir

Grassholme, Near Mickleton, DL12

This location offers access to wonderful dark skies including a number of separate car parking areas which are free to access all year round.


Selset Reservoir 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

  • 27/11/21

    -2° 6%
  • 27/11/21

    -3° 1%
  • 28/11/21

    -3° 0%
  • 28/11/21

    -4° 0%

Weather forecast for Baldersdale Youth Hostel (2.6 miles away) updated 27/11/21 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Tuesday 7th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (29.9 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Wednesday 8th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (29.9 miles away)

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  • Reeth Informal Astronomy Group meeting & observing

    Thursday 9th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Fremington Sunday School, Reeth, DL11 6AR (16.0 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Thursday 9th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Hexham, NE47 7AN (29.9 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

    Friday 10th December 2021 from 18:00pm to 19:00pm

    The High Force Hotel, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (4.8 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Owl Cottage – Teesdale

    Middleton in Teesdale, Barnard Castle, DL12 0RN (3.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The High Force Hotel

    Alston Road, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (4.8 miles away)

    Go Stargazing Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Doe Park Caravan Site

    Cotherstone, Barnard Castle, DL12 9UQ, North East (5.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Byre at Woodside Farm

    Folly Top, Eggleston, DL12 0DW (5.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Sayer Hill Farm – Pennine Way

    Sayer Hill Farm, Forest In Teesdale, DL12 0HH (6.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Langdon Beck Hotel – Teesdale

    Langdon Beck, Forest-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XP, North East (7.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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