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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.

Weather forecast

  • 29/11/21

    11%
  • 29/11/21

    8%
  • 30/11/21

    10%
  • 30/11/21

    28%

Weather forecast for Treorchy (2.0 miles away) updated 29/11/21 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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    Tuesday 28th December 2021 from 20:30pm to 23:30pm

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

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Wednesday 29th December 2021 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

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

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  • Stargazing and astrophotography in Brecon

    Wednesday 29th December 2021 from 20:30pm to 23:30pm

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

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 10th January 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

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  • Bridgend Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 19th January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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