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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

  • 17/08/22

    16° 7%
  • 17/08/22

    15° 6%
  • 18/08/22

    14° 6%
  • 18/08/22

    13° 6%

Weather forecast for Pontsticill Reservoir (0.3 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 04:00.



Events nearby

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 14th November 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    Barry Community Centre, Barry, CF62 5TR (29.9 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with Dark Sky Wales

    Tuesday 15th November 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (8.9 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with Dark Sky Wales

    Wednesday 16th November 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (8.9 miles away)

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  • Bridgend Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 16th November 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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  • Usk Astronomical Society weekly meeting

    Thursday 17th November 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

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

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Aberyscir, Brecon, Powys, LD3 9NP (10.6 miles away)

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  • Pengenffordd Barn – Brecon

    Upper Trewalkin Farm, Talgarth, Powys, LD3 0HA (11.9 miles away)

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  • Talgarth Shepherd Hut

    Talgarth, Brecon, Powys, LD3 (13.5 miles away)

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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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