Bwlch y Groes

Bwlch y Groes

Bryn Uchaf, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9AH

Bwlch y Groes lies on the minor road linking Dinas Mawddwy and Llanuwchllyn, and is one of the highest tarmacked passes in Wales. Location given special mention as a great stargazing location on Snowdonia National Park website.


Bwlch y Groes has been recommended as a great place to stargaze by the local authority, national park, community organisation or property owner. May require payment for access or parking.

Weather forecast

  • 16/07/24

    10° 6%
  • 16/07/24

    19%
  • 17/07/24

    18%
  • 17/07/24

    17%

Weather forecast for Aran Fawddwy (3.2 miles away) updated 16/07/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Newtown Astronomy Society meeting and observing

    Saturday 14th September 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Plas Dolerw, Newtown, SY16 2EH (21.0 miles away)

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  • Newtown Astronomy Society meeting and observing

    Saturday 12th October 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Plas Dolerw, Newtown, SY16 2EH (21.0 miles away)

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  • Cambrian Mountains Stargazing Weekend – November 2024

    Friday 1st November 2024 from 16:00pm to Sunday 3rd November 2024 12:00pm

    Wigwam Holidays Hafren, Staylittle, SY19 7BY (16.4 miles away)

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  • Newtown Astronomy Society meeting and observing

    Saturday 9th November 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Plas Dolerw, Newtown, SY16 2EH (21.0 miles away)

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  • Cambrian Mountains Stargazing Weekend – November 2024

    Friday 29th November 2024 from 16:00pm to Sunday 1st December 2024 12:00pm

    Wigwam Holidays Hafren, Staylittle, SY19 7BY (16.4 miles away)

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  • Tyn Cornel Camping

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  • Hafod yr Hemp rural retreat

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  • Cadair View Lodge Log Cabins

    Trawsfynydd, Snowdonia, Gwynedd, LL41 4YB (14.1 miles away)

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  • Caban Dan Y Ser (Cabin under the Stars)

    Bronaber, Snowdonia, Gwynedd, LL41 4YB (14.2 miles away)

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  • Llys Ednowain Hostel

    Station Road, Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd, LL41 4UB (15.9 miles away)

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