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Elan Valley - Craig Goch Dam

Elan Valley - Craig Goch Dam

Elan Valley, Rhayader , Powys, LD6 5HP, Wales

Remote location free from light pollution, visit on a night with no moon for the best starry skies!


Elan Valley - Craig Goch Dam 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

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  • 20/01/22

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  • 21/01/22

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  • 21/01/22

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Weather forecast for Rhayader (4.8 miles away) updated 20/01/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing and astrophotography in Brecon

    Sunday 23rd January 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (26.9 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Monday 24th January 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (26.9 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Tuesday 25th January 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (26.9 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Wednesday 26th January 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (26.9 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Thursday 27th January 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (26.9 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Penbont House Tearooms, Bed and Breakfast

    Penbont House, Elan Valley, LH6 5HS (1.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Elan Valley Dark Sky Lodge

    Elan Village, Rhayader, LD6 5HP (3.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Dolgoch Hostel

    Abergwesyn, Ceredigion, SY25 6NR, Wales (9.5 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Little Hill Lodges – Llandrindod Wells

    Little Hill Barn, Llandrindod Wells, LD1 5NY (12.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Little Hill Lodges

    Little Hill Barn, Llandrindod Wells, LD1 5NY (12.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Tyn Cornel Hostel

    Tregaron, Ceredigion, SY25 6PH, Wales (13.0 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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