Stargazing in Isle of Coll Dark Sky Island

Stargazing in Isle of Coll Dark Sky Island

The Isle of Coll was designated a “Dark-Sky Community” by the International Dark-sky Association in December 2013, quite an achievement for such a small community!

Given the low levels of light pollution, the island offers incredible views of the Milky Way. In addition, its northern latitude means that the Northern Lights are often visible from Autumn through to Spring and noctilucent night-shining clouds during Summer.

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Stargazing locations in Isle of Coll Dark Sky Island

  • Isle of Coll – Arinagour

    Arinagour, Isle of Coll, PA78

    Dark Sky Discovery Site

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  • Isle of Coll – Cliad Football Pitch

    Arnabost, Isle of Coll, PA78

    Dark Sky Discovery Site

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  • Isle of Coll – RSPB Totronald

    RSPB Totronald, Coll, PA78 6TB

    Dark Sky Discovery Site

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Stargazing accommodation in Isle of Coll Dark Sky Island

  • Isle of Coll – Coll Bunkhouse

    Arinagour, Isle of Coll, PA78 6SY

    Stay & Gaze

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