Wasdale Head Car Park - Lake District

Wasdale Head Car Park - Lake District

Wasdale, Santon Bridge, CA20 1EX

This car park quite possibly ticks all of the boxes for a stargazing expedition to the Lake District. Located in a valley and surrounded by mountains the scenery is breathtaking by day and the dark star-filled skies awesome and inspiring on a moonless night.  There’s a nearby pub and plenty of accommodation options including a well equipped campsite with electric hook ups for caravans, heated pods and nordic tipis.  Check this location’s dark sky calendar when planning your trip to make sure the skies will be dark when you visit!


Weather forecast

  • 25/09/21

    16° 20%
  • 25/09/21

    16° 53%
  • 26/09/21

    16° 21%
  • 26/09/21

    15° 12%

Weather forecast for Wasdale Head (0.2 miles away) updated 25/09/21 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 1st October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre – Barrow-in-Furness, Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT (23.8 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 7th October 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Station Road, Kendal, LA9 6BT (22.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in the Lake District at Bampton

    Friday 15th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Bampton Memorial Hall, 2 Croft End, Bampton, CA10 2RS (21.3 miles away)

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 4th November 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Station Road, Kendal, LA9 6BT (22.7 miles away)

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 5th November 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre – Barrow-in-Furness, Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT (23.8 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Todd & Gunn Cottages

    Wasdale, Santon Bridge, CA19 1UX (6.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Brookfield Guest House – Keswick

    Penrith Road, Keswick, CA12 4LJ (11.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Greenah Bed & Breakfast

    Matterdale, Thackthwaite, CA11 0SA (17.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Cambridge House Hotel – Millom

    1 Cambridge Street, Millom, LA18 5BD (17.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Quiet Site

    Ullswater, Bennett Head, CA11 0LS (17.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • High Haume Glamping – Dalton-in-Furness

    High Haume Farm, Dalton In Furness, LA15 8JP (20.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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