Brecon - Plas Dolygaer

Brecon - Plas Dolygaer

Pontsticill, Merthyr Tydfil, Powys, CF48 2UR, Wales

Outdoor activity centre close to Pontsticill reservoir offering comfortable accommodation and a campsite, located at the heart of the Brecon Beacons International Dark Sky Park.


Brecon - Plas Dolygaer is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 16/06/24

    13° 3%
  • 16/06/24

    10° 0%
  • 17/06/24

    1%
  • 17/06/24

    14%

Weather forecast for Pontsticill Reservoir (0.3 miles away) updated 16/06/24 at 04:00.



Events nearby

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  • Heads of the Valleys Astronomical Society meeting (third Tuesday)

    Tuesday 18th June 2024 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

    Ebbw Vale Learning Action Centre, Ebbw Vale, NP23 6JG (7.3 miles away)

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  • Bridgend Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 19th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Bridgend Tennis Club, Bridgend, CF31 3AZ (23.9 miles away)

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  • Cardiff Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 20th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 16:30pm

    Cardiff School of Physics and Astronomy, Cardiff, CF24 3AA (24.8 miles away)

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  • Usk Astronomical Society weekly meeting

    Thursday 20th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    The Grange - Usk, Usk, NP15 1AB (21.5 miles away)

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  • Abergavenny Astronomy Society meeting

    Monday 24th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Hen and Chicken, Abergavenny, NP7 5EG (14.8 miles away)

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  • Pengenffordd Barn – Brecon

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  • Talgarth Shepherd Hut

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  • The Bull Pens – Brecon

    Llanfihangel Nant Bran, Brecon, Powys, LD3 9LY (13.6 miles away)

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  • Crickhowell Railway Carriage

    Forest Coal Pit, Abergavenny, Gwent, NP7 7LL (14.8 miles away)

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  • Willow Springs Campsite

    Llwyn Y Fynnon Farm, Glyncorrwg, West Glamorgan, SA13 3DD (14.8 miles away)

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