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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!?


Shap Fell Bothy is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 30/11/21

    93%
  • 30/11/21

    96%
  • 01/12/21

    93%
  • 01/12/21

    89%

Weather forecast for Shap (3.3 miles away) updated 30/11/21 at 12:00.




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 (24.7 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 (24.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in the Lake District at Finsthwaite

    Sunday 5th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Finsthwaite Village Hall, Finsthwaite, LA12 8BP (16.4 miles away)

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  • Stargazing Weekend at Near Howe

    Friday 10th December 2021 from 17:00pm to Monday 13th December 2021 10:00am

    Near Howe, Penrith, CA11 0SH (17.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

    Friday 10th December 2021 from 18:00pm to 19:00pm

    The High Force Hotel, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (24.7 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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  • Near Howe

    Mugrisdale, Penrith, CA11 0SH (17.7 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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