Great Wood - Forestry Commission

Great Wood - Forestry Commission

Ramscombe Visitor Centre, Adscombe, TA5 1HN

The Great Wood is a Forestry Commission property in the Quantock Hills. It’s distance from local light pollution makes this a great venue for stargazing and hosts occasional stargazing events.


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Forestry England

Forestry England organises events at this location

Please contact Forestry England directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

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  • 21/09/21

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Weather forecast for Quantock Hills Youth Hostel (3.0 miles away) updated 20/09/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 27th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Skomer Road, Barry, CF62 9DA (20.3 miles away)

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  • Somerset Levels Stargazers monthly meeting and observing

    Wednesday 29th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Othery Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, TA7 0QU (13.1 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 4th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Skomer Road, Barry, CF62 9DA (20.3 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 18th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Skomer Road, Barry, CF62 9DA (20.3 miles away)

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  • Crewkerne And District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 20th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norton-sub-Hambdon Village Hall, New Road, Norton-sub-Hambdon, TA14 6SF (22.4 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Torre Cider Farm

    Washford, Somerset, TA23 0LA (8.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Salad Days & Holi Moli Beach Huts – Dunster

    Dunster Beach, Minehead, TA24 6TH (12.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Oval – Exmoor Character Cottages

    17 West Street, Dunster, TA24 6SN (12.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Wimbleball Lake Campsite

    Wimbleball Lake, Dulverton, TA22 9NU (14.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Great House – Exmoor

    Timberscombe, Minehead, TA24 7TQ (14.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Dunkery Beacon Country House

    Wooten Courtenay, Dunster, TA24 8RH, South West (15.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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