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Drumroamin Camping & Caravan site is situated in an area of Scotland that is renowned for having some of the darkest skies in Europe.

 

What can I see?

With over 7000 visible stars to look at you are spoilt for choice. The Milky Way is clearly visible with the naked eye as are other near objects. With observing equipment there is no limit other than the instrument itself.

 

See if you can beat our record for spotting more than 8 shooting stars in one night!

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For Families

 

If you would like to download and print out a booklet written as a guide to astronomy for beginners please click here: Dark Sky Scotland It guides the reader through everything from what to wear, finding the north-star, recognising constellations, to astro-photography and running your own star-party. It even has a set of simplified star-charts at the end; a very helpful way to come to grips with the sky.

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