This community woodland location near Strata Florida Abbey is a great place to stargaze and was officially recognised as a Dark Sky Discovery Site in October 2019. Mentioned on the Cambrian Mountains website.
Location events organiser
Cambrian Mountains organises events at this location
Please contact Cambrian Mountains directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Cambrian Mountains
Weather forecast for Blaencaron Youth Hostel (3.3 miles away) updated 19/09/21 at 12:00.
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Best time to visit
The below chart shows when the skies will be at their darkest at this location and therefore the best time to visit. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing. See our dark sky calendar for more details.