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Staxton Hill Car Park

Staxton Hill Car Park

Willerby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 4TD

Car park located on the B1249 between Willerby and Foxholes, close to the road however shielded a little from car lights by hedges and trees. There are toilet facilities here too although unsure if they are accessible 24 hours.


Staxton Hill Car Park 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

  • 11/08/22

    24° 0%
  • 11/08/22

    18° 0%
  • 12/08/22

    15° 2%
  • 12/08/22

    14° 2%

Weather forecast for Wykeham (4.0 miles away) updated 11/08/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Whitby and District Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 6th December 2022 from 19:30pm to 20:15pm

    Bruce Observatory - Whitby School, Whitby, YO21 1LA (21.5 miles away)

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  • Hull and East Riding Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 12th December 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Cottingham Civic Hall, Cottingham, HU16 5QG (28.0 miles away)

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  • Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 16th December 2022 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    East Ayton Village Hall, East Ayton, YO13 9HY (4.5 miles away)

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  • East Riding Astronomers meeting and observing

    Monday 2nd January 2023 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Woodmansey Village Hall, Beverley, HU17 0TR (25.5 miles away)

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  • The York Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Friday 6th January 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Beetle Bank Farm, Murton, YO19 5XD (27.0 miles away)

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