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Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir Car Park

Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir Car Park

Fewston, Otley, North Yorkshire, HG3 1ST

Publicly accessible stargazing location as suggested on the Nidderdale AONB website.


Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir Car Park 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

  • 26/06/22

    18° 3%
  • 26/06/22

    14° 3%
  • 27/06/22

    13° 2%
  • 27/06/22

    12° 10%

Weather forecast for Tang (3.9 miles away) updated 25/06/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 10th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (9.8 miles away)

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  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Tuesday 11th October 2022 from 17:00pm to Wednesday 12th October 2022 12:00pm

    The Grand, York, York, YO1 6GD (25.5 miles away)

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  • Reeth Informal Astronomy Group meeting & observing

    Thursday 13th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Fremington Sunday School, Reeth, DL11 6AR (29.5 miles away)

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  • Rosse Observatory public open evening

    Friday 14th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Rosse Observatory, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ (27.0 miles away)

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 24th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (9.8 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Castiles Farm, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 3PU (11.1 miles away)

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  • The Bivouac – Nidderdale

    High Knowle Farm, Upper Nidderdale, North Yorkshire, HG4 4JZ (15.5 miles away)

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  • Firs Farm Bed & Breakfast

    Healey, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 4LH (16.7 miles away)

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  • Granville House Holiday Cottage

    Bell Busk, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DU (17.3 miles away)

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  • The Wensleydale Experience

    Swinithwaite, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 4UH (23.8 miles away)

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  • Yore Mill Starfall Apartment – Aysgarth

    Church Bank, Aysgarth, North Yorkshire, DL8 3SR (24.1 miles away)

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