This car park giving access to the historic Jubilee Tower on the summit of Moel Famau with views over 11 counties by day makes for an excellent stargazing location by night and is surely a contender for official Dark Sky Site recognition!
Go stargazing site
A place identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good spot to stargaze from. This is based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and having somewhere safe to park. These locations tend to be remote car parks with no facilities.
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When to stargaze at Bwlch Pen Barras Car Park
This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.
Stargazing events at this location
There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 1 event which was on 30th October 2019 organised by Clwydian Range & Dee Valley AONB.