Chambers Farm Wood – Forestry Commission

Education Barn - Chambers Farm Wood, Market Rasen, LN8 5JR

Location description

Chambers Farm Wood is a Forestry Commission property located to the East of Lincoln.  It’s distance from nearby towns and cities allows it to escape light pollution and is arguably one of the best spots in the East of Midlands to go stargazing.

Location event organiser

Forestry England organises stargazing events at this location.

Public venue

Public location used for stargazing events.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Chambers Farm Wood - Forestry Commission

This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 10 events with the last one being on 14th March 2020 organised by Starmakers Stargazing Group.


When to visit

The best time to visit Chambers Farm Wood - Forestry Commission can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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