Car park located next to Goonhilly Earth Station. This location may suffer a little from the nearby installation's light pollution, however, this appears to be a good spot to view the dark skies above. The Nearby satellite dishes could well make for interesting foreground objects for astro-photos!
Go stargazing site
A place identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good spot to stargaze from. This is based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and having somewhere safe to park. These locations tend to be remote car parks with no facilities.
When to stargaze at Goonhilly Earth Station Nature Reserve
This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.
Stargazing events at this location
There are no known forthcoming events at this location.