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Coombestone Tor - Dartmoor

Coombestone Tor - Dartmoor

Holne, Hexworthy, Devon, PL20 6SE

Remote car park close to the rocky outcrop “Coombestone Tor”. Excellent views of the Dart Valley by day and the wonderful dark skies above by night.


Coombestone Tor - 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

  • 10/08/22

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  • 10/08/22

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  • 11/08/22

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  • 11/08/22

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Weather forecast for Dartmeet (0.8 miles away) updated 10/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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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 (17.3 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 (16.7 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 (15.7 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 (15.7 miles away)

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  • Callington Community Astronomy Group meeting and stargazing

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

    St Dominic Parish Hall, Saltash, PL12 6TD (16.7 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Witheridge, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 8QB (28.4 miles away)

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