Fairhursts at Berry's Farm Shop and Cafe
Swinithwaite, Leyburn, DL8 4UH
Enjoy an evening of stargazing with Martin Whip, the Director of the Lime Tree Observatory, under some of the darkest skies in the UK, here in Berrys, Leyburn. Come and enjoy a warming supper and a presentation, before stepping outside for some star spotting and astronomy, along with expert guidance. Suitable for families and all ages. Booking required.
This event takes place as part of the National Parks Dark Sky Festival 2020 which runs from 14th February to 1st March.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 22/02/2020
Yorkshire Dales National Park is organising this event
Please contact Yorkshire Dales National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sat 22nd Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.