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Bennett's Cross - Dartmoor

Bennett's Cross - Dartmoor

Warren House, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 6TA

This amazing location in the heart of the Dartmoor National Park is a perfect spot for stargazing! It has wide-open vistas in all directions and very little light pollution… Pack supplies including plenty of warm clothes and tell someone where you are going before setting off! Clear skies!


Bennett's Cross - Dartmoor is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 17/08/22

    16° 12%
  • 17/08/22

    14° 5%
  • 18/08/22

    13° 6%
  • 18/08/22

    13° 7%

Weather forecast for Hameldown Tor (1.6 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Norman Lockyer Observatory Open Evening

    Thursday 25th August 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

    Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, EX10 0NY (28.8 miles away)

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  • Callington Community Astronomy Group meeting and stargazing

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    St Dominic Parish Hall, Saltash, PL12 6TD (19.2 miles away)

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  • Tiverton and Mid Devon Astronomy Society meeting

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Blundell's Preparatory School, Tiverton, EX16 4NA (26.8 miles away)

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  • Plymouth Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 9th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Plymouth University - Rolle Building, Plymouth, PL4 8AA (20.6 miles away)

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  • Plymouth Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 9th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Plymouth University - Rolle Building, Plymouth, PL4 8AA (20.6 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Higher Longford Cottages

    Moorshop, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 9LQ (12.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Newhouse Farm Cottages – Witheridge

    Witheridge, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 8QB (22.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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