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Watersinks Car Park - National Trust

Watersinks Car Park - National Trust

Settle, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD24 9PU

This remote car park just to the South of Malham Tarn offers superb panoramic views of the dark skies above the Yorkshire Dales National Park.


Watersinks Car Park - National Trust 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 Malham Tarn (0.9 miles away) updated 10/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Reeth Informal Astronomy Group meeting & observing

    Thursday 11th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Fremington Sunday School, Reeth, DL11 6AR (22.6 miles away)

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  • The Astronomy Centre Public Open Evening

    Saturday 13th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Astronomy Centre, Near Todmorden, OL14 7HP (26.1 miles away)

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  • Bradford Astronomical Society lecture evening

    Monday 15th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Idle & Thackley Conservative Club, Idle, BD10 8QB (24.5 miles away)

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  • The Astronomy Centre Public Open Evening

    Saturday 20th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Astronomy Centre, Near Todmorden, OL14 7HP (26.1 miles away)

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  • Solar Observing with Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society

    Sunday 21st August 2022 from 11:00am to 16:00pm

    Williamson Park - Lancaster, Lancaster, LA1 1UX (25.3 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Granville House Holiday Cottage

    Bell Busk, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DU (6.0 miles away)

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  • Station Inn – Ribblehead

    Ribblehead, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA6 3AS (11.6 miles away)

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  • Shepherds Cottage – Winshaw

    Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, Lancashire, LA6 3AT (11.9 miles away)

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  • Broadrake Bunkbarn & Workshops

    Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, Lancashire, LA6 3AX, Yorkshire and The Humber (12.7 miles away)

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  • Merrybent Hill Luxury B&B

    Catlow Road, Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3AQ (12.7 miles away)

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  • Clerk Laithe Lodge

    Slaidburn Road, Newton in Bowland, Lancashire, BB7 (15.3 miles away)

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