Walltown Country Park

Walltown Country Park

Walltown Quarry, Greenhead, CA8 7HF

Picnic site located on the edge of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park free parking from dusk till dawn and 24 hour toilet facilities. In September 2019 the location was refurbished with a brand new warm room including seating area and wash rooms — an astronomers paradise!


Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for Greenhead Youth Hostel (0.9 miles away) updated 19/09/21 at 12:00.




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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Tuesday 21st September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (5.1 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Wednesday 22nd September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (5.1 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Thursday 23rd September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (5.1 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Friday 24th September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (5.1 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Stonehaugh Observatory

    Friday 24th September 2021 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion & Observatory, Stonehaugh, Hexham, NE48 3DZ (9.9 miles away)

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  • Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory

    Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (5.1 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Observatory, Stay & Gaze

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  • Northumberland Stargazing Hideaway

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  • Mark Close Farmhouse – Alston

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