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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

  • 25/05/22

    15° 11%
  • 25/05/22

    12° 1%
  • 26/05/22

    12° 1%
  • 26/05/22

    12° 5%

Weather forecast for Litton Cheney Youth Hostel (5.1 miles away) updated 25/05/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Somerset Levels Stargazers monthly meeting and observing

    Wednesday 25th May 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

    More info
  • Norman Lockyer Observatory Open Evening

    Thursday 26th May 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

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

    More info
  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 7th June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

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

    More info
  • Norman Lockyer Observatory Open Evening

    Thursday 9th June 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

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

    More info
  • Green Space Dark Skies – Dorset AONB

    Saturday 11th June 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Cerne Abbas Giant Viewpoint, Cerne Abbas, DT2 7JX (5.2 miles away)

    More info

Stay and gaze nearby

  • Kingfishers Holidays – Charmouth

    Newlands Bridge, Charmouth, Dorset, DT6 6AZ (15.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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