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Stargazing Sites

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  1. Address

    Port e Vullen

    Port e Vullen

    Port Lewaigue, a small settlement on the rugged East coast of the Isle of Man, is a perfect Dark Sky Discovery spot for stargazing. The car park nestled above the sea and beach provides a great vantage point for watching the night sky, with…

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  2. Address

    Lake Road, Ramsey, IM8 3AR

    Ramsey

    Mooragh Park in Ramsey is a popular attraction with excellent leisure facilities.

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  3. Address

    Andreas

    Andreas

    Smeale Coastal Area is one of the Island’s darkest sites with near to none light pollution. There are totally uninterrupted horizon views from South West to North East.

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  4. Address

    Derbyhaven

    Derbyhaven

    With views casting over Castletown and Port Erin, stargazers are guaranteed sensational views over the horizon from North East to South West.

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  5. Address

    Off the Bollyn Road, Ballaugh

    Ballaugh

    This sand and shale beach is located on the exposed North West of the island. This beach is a perfect Dark Sky Discovery Spot for stargazing.

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  6. Clypse Reservoir
    A good-sized rainbow trout from the Clypse reservoir
    Clypse Reservoir
    A good-sized rainbow trout from the Clypse reservoir

    Address

    Onchan, IM4 5BG

    Onchan

    Two pretty reservoirs, a short walking distance apart, that lie in the hills above Onchan. These reservoirs are fly-fishing only for stocked rainbow trout from 2lb upwards, along with the occasional wild brown trout.

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  7. Ballure reservoir, looking towards the dam
    Ballure reservoir, looking towards the dam

    Address

    Ramsey, IM7 1AB

    Ramsey

    A small and sheltered hillside reservoir within the Ballure plantation in the North of the Island, within walking distance of the town of Ramsey.

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  8. Address

    Mount Murray Back Road, Mount Murray, IM4 2HT

    Mount Murray

    Enjoy uninterrupted views in all directions whilst watching the stars at Mount Murray Golf club. Wrap up warm and see what you can discover about the Manx night sky.

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  9. Address

    Port Soderick

    Port Soderick

    Nestled in along the Manx coastline lies Port Soderick, a small hamlet to the south of Douglas. The car park above the beach provides a great vantage point for watching the night sky, with horizon views to the North West and South.

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  10. The grounds and ancient ruins at Rushen Abbey
    The Gardens
    Family walks around the Abbey gardens
    The grounds and ancient ruins at Rushen Abbey
    The Gardens
    Family walks around the Abbey gardens

    Address

    Mill Road, Ballasalla, IM9 3DB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 1624 823048

    Ballasalla

    Rushen Abbey was gifted by King Olaf I for use as a monastery in 1134. The visitor centre tells the Abbey's story from 1134 to strawberry tea dancing and days of disco.

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  11. Address

    Glen Roy, Laxey

    Laxey

    Axnfell is on the steep north facing slopes of Glen Roy and has an area of 36 hectares. The views stretch right up to Windy Corner on the TT course.

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  12. Address

    Begoade Road, Onchan, IM4 6AX

    Onchan

    Conrhenny is a growing venue for community involvement, with a 5 hectare Children's Wood located in the heart of the forest comprising of more than 5,000 native trees.

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  13. Group walking tour at Cregneash
    Manx thatched cottage
    Children wearing the Bee Explorer Bags at Cregneash
    Traditional farming practices
    Group walking tour at Cregneash
    Manx thatched cottage
    Children wearing the Bee Explorer Bags at Cregneash
    Traditional farming practices

    Address

    Howe Road, Cregneash, IM9 5PX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 1624 834993

    Cregneash

    Settled on an upland plateau overlooking the Calf of Man, Cregneash village was one of the last strongholds of the Manx language and customs which characterised the crofting way of life.

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  14. West Baldwin / Injebreck Reservoir
    Landing a fish at West Baldwin. Photo courtesy of Geoff Thomas.
    West Baldwin / Injebreck Reservoir
    Landing a fish at West Baldwin. Photo courtesy of Geoff Thomas.

    Address

    West Baldwin, IM4 5EU

    West Baldwin

    This is a picturesque reservoir that sits within a wooded valley. Fly-fishing and spin-fishing for stocked rainbow trout from 2lb upwards and for wild brown trout.

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  15. Address

    Port Soderick

    Port Soderick

    Port Soderick Brooghs is the perfect spot for budding stargazers with uninterrupted views from the North East and South West.

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