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Meteor Shower Watch

About Meteor Shower Watch

Join Forestry Commission Scotland for the Perseids meteor display and BBQ in the UK's first Dark Sky Park

How to get there:

Meteor Shower Watch starts at Glentrool in Galloway Forest Park. Newton Stewart, New Galloway, Gatehouse of Fleet, and and Dalmellington and Castle Douglas are the nearest towns or villages.

From Newton Stewart take A714 signposted to Girvan for eight miles. Take right turn at Bargrennan signposted Galloway Forest Park. Take next right turn just past Glentrool village signpost to Glentrool Visitor Centre.

By Bus: 359, goes from Newton Stewart to Ayr, stopping at Glentrool Village

Newton Stewart is the nearest town or village.

OS Grid Reference: NX359785

For details of public transport visit http://www.travelinescotland.com

What's on in Galloway Forest Park

November

December

The Galloway Forest Dark Sky Park logo
Type of Event:
seasonal
Date:
Sunday 12 August 2012
Time:
21:00
Cost of Event:
Charges apply
Easy Access:
Meeting Place:
Glentrool
Clothing Required:
Please wrap up very warm
Booking Required:
Booking essential 01671 402 420
Dogs Allowed:
No

Contact:

Galloway Forest District

01671 402420
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