Dark Skies Walk

Dark Skies Walk


Organizer: Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre

Name: Whinlatter Forest & Visitor Centre

Phone: 01768 778469

Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.forestryengland.uk/whinlatter


Whinlatter Pass
Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria,
CA12 5TW

Price Notes

Booking essential Adults £12.00 Adult & 1 under 12 £18.00 2 Adults & up to 3 under 12s £30.00 For more information contact JAG Outdoors Book here: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/jag-outdoors


From Keswick: Take the A66 west towards Cockermouth. At Braithwaite turn west onto the B5292 for Lorton. Follow Visitor Centre Sign Posts.


Join Cumbria Dark Skies Ambassador Jo for a walk through the forest at night.  Experience the sounds and atmosphere of being amongst the trees after dark, and maybe see some stars if the weather allows.  We will talk about the importance of maintaining dark skies, and after the walk there will be a chance to learn more about the night sky using our virtual sky.

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
07/01/2023 07/01/2023 Start 6pm
21/01/2023 21/01/2023 Start 6pm
24/02/2023 10/02/2023 Start 6pm