Tibbs Hollow Picnic Area

Tibbs Hollow Picnic Area

Frampton, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 9NQ

Enjoy a bit of stargazing from this lovely scenic picnic area just outside of the village of Frampton.

This stargazing location is recommended by Dorset-based amateur astronomer The Astro Guy.


Tibbs Hollow Picnic Area 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

  • 22/07/24

    18° 5%
  • 22/07/24

    17° 22%
  • 23/07/24

    17° 30%
  • 23/07/24

    16° 7%

Weather forecast for Litton Cheney Youth Hostel (5.1 miles away) updated 22/07/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society Members Evening

    Friday 26th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, EX10 0NY (30.0 miles away)

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  • Somerset Levels Stargazers monthly meeting and observing

    Wednesday 31st July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Othery Village Hall, Othery, TA7 0QU (27.4 miles away)

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  • Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society Members Evening

    Friday 2nd August 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, EX10 0NY (30.0 miles away)

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  • Norman Lockyer Observatory Open Evening

    Saturday 3rd August 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, EX10 0NY (30.0 miles away)

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  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 6th August 2024 from 00:00am to 21:00pm

    Allendale Centre - Wimborne, Wimborne, BH21 1AS (24.5 miles away)

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