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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

  • 17/08/22

    14° 1%
  • 17/08/22

    10° 1%
  • 18/08/22

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  • 18/08/22

    10° 1%

Weather forecast for Baldersdale Youth Hostel (2.6 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing for Beginners at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Tuesday 13th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Stargazing for Beginners at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Wednesday 14th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Stargazing for Beginners at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Thursday 15th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Stargazing for Beginners at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Friday 16th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Stargazing for Beginners at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Saturday 17th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Doe Park Caravan Site

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  • Langdon Beck Hotel – Teesdale

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

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