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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

  • 24/05/22

    13° 5%
  • 24/05/22

    10° 1%
  • 25/05/22

    10° 5%
  • 25/05/22

    11° 86%

Weather forecast for Treorchy (2.0 miles away) updated 24/05/22 at 12:01.




Events nearby

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Tuesday 24th May 2022 from 23:30pm to Wednesday 25th May 2022 01:30am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (16.5 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Wednesday 25th May 2022 from 23:30pm to Thursday 26th May 2022 01:30am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (16.5 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Thursday 26th May 2022 from 23:30pm to Friday 27th May 2022 01:30am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (16.5 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Friday 27th May 2022 from 23:30pm to Saturday 28th May 2022 01:30am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (16.5 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Saturday 28th May 2022 from 23:30pm to Sunday 29th May 2022 01:30am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (16.5 miles away)

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  • Aberyscir Coach House – Brecon

    Aberyscir, Brecon, Powys, LD3 9NP (19.3 miles away)

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  • Riverside Retreat Veterans Camp

    Cwmsawdde Farm, Llanddeusant, Dyfed, SA19 9UP (19.5 miles away)

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  • The Bull Pens – Brecon

    Llanfihangel Nant Bran, Brecon, Powys, LD3 9LY (21.2 miles away)

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  • Pengenffordd Barn – Brecon

    Upper Trewalkin Farm, Talgarth, Powys, LD3 0HA (22.6 miles away)

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  • Crickhowell Railway Carriage

    Forest Coal Pit, Abergavenny, Gwent, NP7 7LL (23.6 miles away)

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