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Cadover Bridge Car Park - Dartmoor

Cadover Bridge Car Park - Dartmoor

Shaugh Prior, Plymouth, Devon, PL7 5EH

Light pollution maps show that this car park’s location to the North East of Plymouth is distant enough from the city lights to offer excellent views of the night skies.  A favoured stargazing spot of Plymouth Astronomical Society.


Cadover Bridge Car Park - Dartmoor 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

  • 17/08/22

    19° 11%
  • 17/08/22

    17° 1%
  • 18/08/22

    15° 1%
  • 18/08/22

    15° 1%

Weather forecast for Burrator Reservoir (2.6 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Callington Community Astronomy Group meeting and stargazing

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    St Dominic Parish Hall, Saltash, PL12 6TD (9.6 miles away)

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  • Plymouth Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 9th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Plymouth University - Rolle Building, Plymouth, PL4 8AA (7.5 miles away)

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  • Plymouth Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 9th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Plymouth University - Rolle Building, Plymouth, PL4 8AA (7.5 miles away)

    More info
  • Callington Community Astronomy Group meeting and stargazing

    Friday 7th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    St Dominic Parish Hall, Saltash, PL12 6TD (9.6 miles away)

    More info
  • Plymouth Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 14th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Plymouth University - Rolle Building, Plymouth, PL4 8AA (7.5 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Higher Longford Cottages

    Moorshop, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 9LQ (5.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Jamaica Inn – Bodmin Moor

    Bolventor, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 7TS (24.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Colliford Lake Park – Bodmin Moor

    Bodmin Moor, Bolventor, Cornwall, PL14 6PL (24.5 miles away)

    Go Stargazing Site, Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Woolgarden – Launceston

    St Clether, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 8PT (26.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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