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Colliford Lake Park - Bodmin Moor

Colliford Lake Park - Bodmin Moor

Bodmin Moor, Bolventor, Cornwall, PL14 6PL

Colliford Lake Park is a nature reserve located in the very heart of Bodmin Moor and easy access from the A30. Ample public parking with picnic areas and lakeside walks allow you to find that perfect stargazing spot. With wide expansive skies and being away from light pollution this makes for an excellent place to spot meteors and see the Milky Way in all of its glory!


Colliford Lake Park - Bodmin Moor 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.

Stay & gaze - this location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks. If you visit and find that the location is not dark sky friendly please let us know!

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  • Summer Highlights and Perseids at Wembury

    Saturday 13th August 2022 from 21:00pm to Sunday 14th August 2022 00:00am

    Wembury Beach Car Park, Plymouth, PL9 0HP (26.7 miles away)

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  • Kernow Astronomers monthly meeting

    Thursday 18th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Summercourt Memorial Hall, Newquay, TR8 5DY (20.7 miles away)

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    Thursday 18th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Summercourt Memorial Hall, Newquay, TR8 5DY (20.7 miles away)

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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 (14.9 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 (22.4 miles away)

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