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Bwlch Pen Barras Car Park

Bwlch Pen Barras Car Park

Ruthin, Llanbedr-Dyffryn-Clwyd, CH7 5SH

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!


Bwlch Pen Barras Car Park 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

  • 20/01/22

    0%
  • 20/01/22

    -2° 15%
  • 21/01/22

    -2° 3%
  • 21/01/22

    9%

Weather forecast for Ruthin (2.7 miles away) updated 20/01/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Llandyrnog Astronomical Society Meeting

    Tuesday 25th January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Neadd Llandyrnog Village Hall, Denbigh, LL16 4HJ (4.4 miles away)

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  • Chester Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Wednesday 26th January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Burley Memorial Hall, Chester, CH3 7QN (18.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing with Shropshire Astronomical Society

    Saturday 12th February 2022 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

    Little Ness Village Hall, Shrewsbury, SY4 2LG (29.7 miles away)

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  • Mid-Cheshire Astronomical Group meeting & observing

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

    Norley Parish Centre, Norley, WA6 8NE (25.9 miles away)

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  • Astronomy Evening at Xplore Science Discovery Centre

    Friday 18th February 2022 from 18:15pm to 20:30pm

    Xplore! Science Discovery Centre, Wrexham, LL13 8AE (12.6 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Pant Du Road, Nercwys, CH7 4DD (2.9 miles away)

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  • The Old Corn Mill – Cerrigydrudion

    Cerrigydrudion, Conwy, LL21 9UB (14.5 miles away)

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  • Snowdonia Glamping Holidays

    Plas yn Rhos, Rhydlanfair, LL24 0SS (20.9 miles away)

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  • Lloyds Meadow Glamping

    Delamere Road, Mouldsworth, CH3 8BD (22.7 miles away)

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  • Alkington Grange Barns

    Alkington, Whitchurch, SY13 3NH (26.3 miles away)

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