Stargazing in North York Moors

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Stargazing locations in North York Moors

The map below shows places to go stargazing in North York Moors including observatories, officially recognised dark sky locations and recommended sites. We very much welcome suggestions if you'd like to contact us.

List of stargazing locations in North York Moors

Blakey Ridge Car Park

Blakey Bank, Church Houses, YO62 7LQ

Bruce Observatory – Whitby School

Prospect Hill, Whitby, YO21 1LA

Clay Bank Car Park – Forestry Commission

Great Broughton, Middlesbrough, TS9 7JA

Cod Beck Reservoir Car Park

Whorlton, Northallerton, DL6 3AL

Dalby Forest Visitor Centre

Dalby Forest, Thornton-le-Dale, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LT

Hutton-le-Hole Car Park

Moor Lane, Hutton-le-Hole, YO62 6UB

Reasty Bank Car Park

Reasty Hill, Scarborough, YO13 0LE

Rosedale Chimney Bank

Rosedale Abbey, Pickering, YO18 8SE

Sutton Bank Visitor Centre

Sutton Bank, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

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