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Garn Eiddel Car Park

Garn Eiddel Car Park

Garn Eiddel, Near Maerdy, Mid Glamorgan, CF43, Wales

Site located atop Maerdy mountain and frequented by local astronomy groups all of whom welcome members of the public to their observing sessions.


Garn Eiddel 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

  • 25/06/22

    13° 64%
  • 25/06/22

    11° 55%
  • 26/06/22

    11° 14%
  • 26/06/22

    11° 15%

Weather forecast for Treorchy (2.0 miles away) updated 25/06/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 11th July 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    Barry Community Centre, Barry, CF62 5TR (22.3 miles away)

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  • Usk Astronomical Society weekly meeting

    Thursday 14th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    The Grange - Usk, Usk, NP15 1AB (25.1 miles away)

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  • Bridgend Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 20th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Bridgend Tennis Club, Bridgend, CF31 3AZ (13.3 miles away)

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  • Usk Astronomical Society weekly meeting

    Thursday 21st July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    The Grange - Usk, Usk, NP15 1AB (25.1 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 25th July 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    Barry Community Centre, Barry, CF62 5TR (22.3 miles away)

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  • Pontithel Lodges – Brecon

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  • Basel Cottage – Little Hall

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  • Cambrian Escapes Dark Skies Camping

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  • Llanerchindda Farm

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