Dark Skies Experience

Forest of Bowland Stars captured by Astronomer Robert Ince



The Shippon Luxury holiday let is dark sky friendly acommodation we have attended a training workshop run by AONB. We have also proactively reduced light pollution at our property in order for guests to have the benefit of being able to star gaze. Beacon Fell Country ParkĀ a few minutes drive from The Shippon is one of five designated Dark Sky Discover Site within AONB.


What is provided at The property ?

The property has a dark skies pack, which includes

What to bring with you :

  • Thermal clothing for winter
  • Hats
  • Scarves
  • Gloves