Tan Hill Inn

Reeth, Richmond, DL11 6ED

Location description

Famous pub on the Pennine Way incredibly remote with amazing dark skies away from the pub lights, overnight camping and comfortable accommodation.


Dark sky discovery site

Designated as a Dark Sky Discovery Site this location is accessible by members of the public and are officially recognised as excellent places to stargaze. Such locations often have free overnight car parking, some have toilet facilities and most do not allow overnight camping.


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

01/12/20
18:00
0%
01/12/20
21:00
0%
02/12/20
00:00
4%
02/12/20
03:00
19%
Weather forecast for Tan Hill Inn (0.02 miles away) updated 01/12/20 at 12:00.

Location light pollution

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

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Tan Hill Inn

This location's dark site 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.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 10 events with the last one being on 28th February 2020 organised by Go Stargazing.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Tan Hill Inn can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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