Forest View Walkers Inn

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Byrness is at the heart of Northumberland Dark Sky Park

Forest View Inn is at the centre of the largest Dark Sky Park in Europe it has some of the darkest skies in the world and is an ideal destination for anyone who is interested in astronomy on any level. During the  Autumn, winter and Early Spring we have regular `Meet the astronomer` nights. Dates will be posted shortly. 


Northumberland Dark Sky Park

How to find Forest View Inn

Forest View Inn is sign posted from the entrance to Byrness which is just off the A68 16 miles south of Jedburgh and 10 miles north of Otterburn.
Follow the A1 north past newcastle follow the signs for the airport and stay on the A696 Byrness is 8 miles north of the junction between the A696 and the A68.
The National Express bus from Newcastle drops you off 150m. from the entrance to Forest View.

Byrness is the next stop up from Bellingham and the next stop down from Kirk Yetholm if you are walking the pennine way or Lejog.



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