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Selset Reservoir

Selset Reservoir

Grassholme, Near Mickleton, County Durham, 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

  • 17/05/22

    17° 74%
  • 17/05/22

    12° 96%
  • 18/05/22

    12%
  • 18/05/22

    1%

Weather forecast for Baldersdale Youth Hostel (2.6 miles away) updated 17/05/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 3rd March 2023 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Bishop Auckland Community Fire Station, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6RS (18.3 miles away)

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  • Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 7th April 2023 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Bishop Auckland Community Fire Station, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6RS (18.3 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Tan Hill Inn

    Reeth, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL11 6ED (9.4 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Carr’s Farm Bunk House

    Wear Bank, Wolsingham, County Durham, DL3 3BQ (12.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Butt House Guest House – Keld

    Keld, Thwaite, North Yorkshire, DL11 6LJ (12.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Greenlands Bed and Breakfast – Keld

    Angram Lane, Keld, North Yorkshire, DL11 6DY (13.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Little Barn – Reeth

    Hurst, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL11 7NW (14.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Old Dairy B&B Swaledale

    Low Row, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL11 6PE (15.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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