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County Gate Car Park

County Gate Car Park

County Gate, Oare, TA24

Car park location listed as a great place to stargaze in Exmoor National Park, as mentioned in the Exmoor Dark Sky Reserve pocket guide.


County Gate Car Park is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 29/11/21

    13%
  • 29/11/21

    10° 28%
  • 30/11/21

    11° 4%
  • 30/11/21

    11° 11%

Weather forecast for Caddow Combe (2.6 miles away) updated 29/11/21 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 29th November 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Barry, CF62 9DA (24.1 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Exford with Wild About Exmoor

    Tuesday 30th November 2021 from 18:00pm to 21:00pm

    Exford Bridge Tea Rooms, Exford, TA24 7PY (7.3 miles away)

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  • Stargazing and Pizza Night

    Wednesday 1st December 2021 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Wright's Care Farm Project, Kentisbury, EX31 4RT (12.5 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 6th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Barry, CF62 9DA (24.1 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Exford with Wild About Exmoor

    Tuesday 7th December 2021 from 18:00pm to 21:00pm

    Exford Bridge Tea Rooms, Exford, TA24 7PY (7.3 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Longmead House – Exmoor

    9 Longmead, Lynton, EX35 6DQ (4.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Westermill Farm – Exford

    Exford, Minehead, TA24 7NJ (5.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Simonsbath House Hotel

    Simonsbath, Minehead, TA24 7SH, South West (6.0 miles away)

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  • Shoulsbarrow Farm

    Exmoor National Park, Challacombe, EX31 4TS, South West (8.1 miles away)

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  • Westerclose House Cottages

    Withypool, Exmoor, TA24 7QR (8.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Heale Farm – Exmoor

    Parracombe, North Devon, EX31 4QE (9.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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