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Garn Eiddel Car Park

Garn Eiddel Car Park

Garn Eiddel, Near Maerdy, 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.

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Weather forecast for Treorchy (2.0 miles away) updated 05/12/21 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Bridgend Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 16th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 21st February 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Barry, CF62 9DA (20.7 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 7th March 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Barry, CF62 9DA (20.7 miles away)

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  • Bridgend Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 16th March 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 21st March 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Barry, CF62 9DA (20.7 miles away)

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  • Riverside Retreat Veterans Camp

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  • The Bull Pens – Brecon

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  • Crickhowell Railway Carriage

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  • Pontithel Lodges – Brecon

    Pontithel, Brecon, LD3 0SA (25.8 miles away)

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