Cothelstone Hill Car Park

Cothelstone Hill Car Park

Cothelston Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA5 1AY, South West England

Escape Taunton’s bright artificial light at night and stargaze from this car park location, which also gives access to nearby Cothelstone Hill, a great spot to see meteor showers!


Cothelstone Hill Car Park 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

  • 01/03/24

    36%
  • 01/03/24

    64%
  • 02/03/24

    81%
  • 02/03/24

    89%

Weather forecast for Hestercombe Gardens (3.5 miles away) updated 01/03/24 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society Members Evening

    Friday 1st March 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, EX10 0NY (27.9 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 4th March 2024 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Cemetery Approach Community Centre, Barry, CF62 8BQ (23.0 miles away)

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  • Norman Lockyer Observatory Open Evening

    Thursday 7th March 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, EX10 0NY (27.9 miles away)

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  • Stargazing with Wild About Exmoor

    Friday 8th March 2024 from 18:00pm to 21:00pm

    Exford Bridge Tea Rooms, Exford, TA24 7PY (21.8 miles away)

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  • Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society Members Evening

    Friday 8th March 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth, EX10 0NY (27.9 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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  • Steam and Stars

    Samford Brett, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 4LJ (8.4 miles away)

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  • Torre Cider Farm

    Washford, Somerset, Somerset, TA23 0LA (10.4 miles away)

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  • Croydon Hall – Somerset

    Rodhuish, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 6QT (11.8 miles away)

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  • Holi Moli Beach Huts – Dunster

    Dunster Beach, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 6TH (14.5 miles away)

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  • Wimbleball Lake Campsite

    Wimbleball Lake, Dulverton, Somerset, TA22 9NU (14.6 miles away)

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  • The Oval – Exmoor Character Cottages

    17 West Street, Dunster, Somerset, TA24 6SN (14.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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