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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

  • 04/12/21

    86%
  • 04/12/21

    57%
  • 05/12/21

    84%
  • 05/12/21

    78%

Weather forecast for Baldersdale Youth Hostel (2.6 miles away) updated 04/12/21 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

    Saturday 4th 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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  • Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

    Saturday 4th December 2021 from 19:00pm to 20:00pm

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

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Saturday 4th 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 Raby Castle

    Sunday 5th December 2021 from 19:00pm to 20:00pm

    Raby Castle, Barnard Castle, DL2 3AH (13.1 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Raby Castle

    Sunday 5th December 2021 from 20:30pm to 21:30pm

    Raby Castle, Barnard Castle, DL2 3AH (13.1 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Tan Hill Inn

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

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Carr’s Farm Bunk House

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Butt House Guest House – Keld

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Little Barn – Reeth

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Old Dairy B&B Swaledale

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Cranmore House – Nenthead

    Holmsfoot, Nenthead, CA9 3LS (16.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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