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Shap Fell Bothy

Shap Fell Bothy

Shap, Penrith, LA8

If you’re travelling on the road between Shap and Kendal of a night-time and the skies are clear, why not stop off just opposite the Shap Bothy and have a look up at the stars!?


Weather forecast

  • 17/10/21

    13° 12%
  • 17/10/21

    12° 40%
  • 18/10/21

    12° 50%
  • 18/10/21

    12° 50%

Weather forecast for Shap (3.3 miles away) updated 16/10/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society Meeting

    Wednesday 6th April 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Church of the Ascension - Torrisholme, Morecambe, LA4 6RH (27.3 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 7th April 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT (8.7 miles away)

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  • Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society Meeting

    Wednesday 4th May 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Church of the Ascension - Torrisholme, Morecambe, LA4 6RH (27.3 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 5th May 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT (8.7 miles away)

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  • Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society Meeting

    Wednesday 1st June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Church of the Ascension - Torrisholme, Morecambe, LA4 6RH (27.3 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • La Ruche Bed & Breakfast

    29 Thorpefield, Sockbridge, CA10 2JN (12.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Quiet Site

    Ullswater, Bennett Head, CA11 0LS (13.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Greenah Bed & Breakfast

    Matterdale, Thackthwaite, CA11 0SA (14.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Brookfield Guest House – Keswick

    Penrith Road, Keswick, CA12 4LJ (20.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Broadrake Bunkbarn & Workshops

    Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, LA6 3AX, Yorkshire and The Humber (20.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Tan Hill Inn

    Reeth, Richmond, DL11 6ED (21.3 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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