Wimbleball Lake Campsite

Wimbleball Lake, Dulverton, TA22 9NU

Location description

Experience a family camping holiday like no other at Wimbleball Lake, nestled in the hills of Exmoor National Park with access to the fabulous dark skies above. Open from March through to October each year.


Stay & gaze

This location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.


Tonight's weather forecast

20/09/20
19:00
17°
0%
20/09/20
22:00
15°
0%
21/09/20
01:00
13°
0%
21/09/20
04:00
12°
1%
Weather forecast for Wimbleball Lake (0.45 miles away) updated 20/09/20 at 04:01.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Wimbleball Lake Campsite

This location's dark site setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Wimbleball Lake Campsite can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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