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

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Weather forecast for Hameldown Tor (1.6 miles away) updated 16/06/24 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society Members Evening

    Friday 21st June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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  • Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society Members Evening

    Friday 28th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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  • South West Astronomy Fair 2024

    Saturday 29th June 2024 from 11:00am to 18:00pm

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

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  • Norman Lockyer Observatory Open Evening

    Thursday 4th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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  • Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society Members Evening

    Friday 5th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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