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Waskerley Reservoir Car Park

Waskerley Reservoir Car Park

Waskerley, Stanhope, County Durham, DH8 9DX

Go stargazing site - a place identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good spot to stargaze from. This is based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and having somewhere safe to park. These locations tend to be remote car parks with no facilities.


Waskerley Reservoir Car Park 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

  • 15/08/22

    19° 51%
  • 15/08/22

    17° 67%
  • 16/08/22

    16° 11%
  • 16/08/22

    16° 10%

Weather forecast for Stanhope (3.6 miles away) updated 15/08/22 at 20:00.




Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Waskerley Reservoir Car Park. View these events on a calendar.

  • Milky Way Photography at Waskerley Reservoir

    Saturday 15th October 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:30pm

    Waskerley Reservoir Car Park, Stanhope, DH8 9DX

    More info

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  • Herding Hill Farm Camping and Caravan Site

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    Stay & Gaze

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  • Bellingham Camp & Caravan Club Site

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    Stay & Gaze

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