See our telescopes for beginners guide and mobile app

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° 2%
  • 27/11/21

    -3° 2%
  • 28/11/21

    -3° 0%
  • 28/11/21

    -3° 0%

Weather forecast for Baldersdale Youth Hostel (2.6 miles away) updated 27/11/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

Display nearby events on a calendar
  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Saturday 27th November 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info
  • Learn Astrophotography at the Twice Brewed Observatory

    Monday 29th November 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info
  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Tuesday 30th November 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info
  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Wednesday 1st December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info
  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Thursday 2nd December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info

Stay and gaze nearby

  • Greenends Holiday Cottages

    Nenthead, Alston, CA9 3NA (17.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Cherish Glamping

    West Shaw Cote Farm, Low Abbotside, DL8 3JH (19.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Ingleby Lodge Holidays

    Askrigg, Leyburn, DL8 3JQ (19.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Mark Close Farmhouse – Alston

    Brampton Road, Alston, CA9 3BD (20.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • The Wensleydale Experience

    Swinithwaite, Leyburn, DL8 4UH (21.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Brewers Cottage – Hexham

    Leafields, Ordley, Hexham, NE46 1SX (23.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info