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Thruscross Reservoir Car Park

Thruscross Reservoir Car Park

Thruscross, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 4BB

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


Thruscross 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

  • 10/08/22

    23° 0%
  • 10/08/22

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  • 11/08/22

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  • 11/08/22

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Weather forecast for Greenhow Hill (4.8 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 (26.7 miles away)

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  • The Astronomy Centre Public Open Evening

    Saturday 13th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Astronomy Centre, Near Todmorden, OL14 7HP (26.1 miles away)

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 15th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (12.1 miles away)

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  • Huddersfield Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Tuesday 16th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Lockwood Park Bowling Pavilion, Huddersfield, HD4 6EN (26.4 miles away)

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  • Wakefield & District Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 18th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Henry Boons, Wakefield, WF2 9SR (25.2 miles away)

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