Shepherds Cottage – Winshaw

Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, LA6 3AT

Location description

Shepherds Cottage lies deep in the heart of the northern Dales, an ideal location to explore Ribblehead Viaduct and the night time skies.


Stay & gaze

This location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.


Tonight's weather forecast

25/02/21
18:00
19%
25/02/21
21:00
19%
26/02/21
00:00
19%
26/02/21
03:00
19%
Weather forecast for Ingleborough (1.62 miles away) updated 25/02/21 at 12:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Shepherds Cottage - Winshaw

This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

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When to visit

The best time to visit Shepherds Cottage - Winshaw can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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