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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!


Wasdale Head Car Park - Lake District 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

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Weather forecast for Wasdale Head (0.2 miles away) updated 30/11/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 4th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

    More info
  • Stargazing in the Lake District at Finsthwaite

    Saturday 5th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Finsthwaite Village Hall, Finsthwaite, LA12 8BP (17.1 miles away)

    More info
  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 3rd March 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

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

    More info
  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 4th March 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

    More info
  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 1st April 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

    More info

Stay and gaze nearby

  • High Haume Glamping – Dalton-in-Furness

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • La Ruche Bed & Breakfast

    29 Thorpefield, Sockbridge, CA10 2JN (22.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Jackdaw Cottage

    3 Garden Terrace, Baycliff, LA12 9RP (23.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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