Brendon Two Gates

Brendon Two Gates

Brendon Two Gates, Simonsbath, Somerset, TA24

Lay-by location listed as a great place to stargaze in Exmoor National Park, as mentioned in the Exmoor Dark Sky Reserve pocket guide.


Brendon Two Gates 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

  • 23/06/24

    15° 19%
  • 23/06/24

    14° 10%
  • 24/06/24

    14° 4%
  • 24/06/24

    14° 15%

Weather forecast for The Chains (2.1 miles away) updated 23/06/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 24th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Cemetery Approach Community Centre, Barry, CF62 8BQ (26.9 miles away)

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  • Port Talbot Astronomical Society meeting

    Tuesday 2nd July 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Port Talbot Gas Welfare Club, Port Talbot, SA12 6BY (28.8 miles away)

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  • North Devon Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 3rd July 2024 from 19:45pm to 21:00pm

    Sticklepath Methodist Church, Barnstaple, EX31 2DJ (15.3 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 8th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Cemetery Approach Community Centre, Barry, CF62 8BQ (26.9 miles away)

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  • Summer Stargazing and BBQ

    Friday 12th July 2024 from 19:00pm to 23:00pm

    Exford Bridge Tea Rooms, Exford, TA24 7PY (6.2 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

Stay at one of these stargazing-friendly accommodation providers.

  • Simonsbath House Hotel

    Simonsbath, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 7SH, South West (2.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Westermill Farm – Exford

    Exford, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 7NJ (4.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Shoulsbarrow Farm

    Exmoor National Park, Challacombe, Devon, EX31 4TS, South West (4.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Longmead House – Exmoor

    9 Longmead, Lynton, Devon, EX35 6DQ (4.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Spindrift Barn – Exford

    Exford, Exmoor, Somerset, TA24 7LY (6.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Westerclose House Cottages

    Withypool, Exmoor, Somerset, TA24 7QR (6.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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