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The Wensleydale Experience

The Wensleydale Experience

Swinithwaite, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 4UH

Enjoy a stargazing break to the Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Reserve at this fabulous location. Stay in a comfy yurt or book their Temple Folly! By day you can tour their farm and of course by night explore the wonderful dark skies above!


Stay & gaze - this location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks. If you visit and find that the location is not dark sky friendly please let us know!

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Weather forecast for Penhill (1.7 miles away) updated 10/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Reeth Informal Astronomy Group meeting & observing

    Thursday 11th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Fremington Sunday School, Reeth, DL11 6AR (6.0 miles away)

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  • Solar Observing at the Dairy Barn

    Sunday 21st August 2022 from 13:00pm to 16:00pm

    The Dairy Barn at High House Farm, Crook, DL15 8AN (27.9 miles away)

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  • Keighley Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Thursday 25th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Steeton Methodist Church Hall, Keighley, BD20 6PD (28.0 miles away)

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  • Milky Way Photography Night at High Force

    Friday 26th August 2022 from 21:45pm to 23:15pm

    The High Force Hotel, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (26.3 miles away)

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  • Smart Telescope Astrophotography

    Friday 26th August 2022 from 21:45pm to 23:45pm

    The High Force Hotel, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (26.3 miles away)

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