Pow Hill Country Park, Edmundbuyers, DH8
Join Dave Hull, from North Pennines E-bike Hire, and Andy Gray, expert local astronomer, for a night time electric bike ride at Derwent Waterside Park. Starting from Pow Hill Dark Sky Discovery Site the ride will follow a traffic-free route with plenty of stops to admire the night sky (weather permitting). Riders must be aged 14 and over.
This event is taking place as part of the North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019 running from 23rd October to 3rd November 2019.
Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!
This event is being organised by North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!
Please contact North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Wednesday 30th October 2019
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Pow Hill on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.