Hartley Lane Car Park

Hartley Lane Car Park

Shurdington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 9QJ

This public car park on the outskirts of Cheltenham gives daytime access to Leckhampton Hill and the Cotswold Way. The location offers some respite from the worst of nearby light pollution, giving good views of the stars above.


Hartley Lane Car Park is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

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Events nearby

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  • Chipping Norton Amateur Astronomy Group meeting and observing

    Monday 20th May 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Long Compton Village Hall, Shipston-on-Stour, CV36 5JS (22.8 miles away)

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  • Stratford upon Avon Astronomical Society Meeting

    Tuesday 21st May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Alderminster Village Hall, Alderminster, CV37 8PE (25.9 miles away)

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  • Stargazing with the Cotswold Astronomical Society (Free!)

    Sunday 26th May 2024 from 17:00pm to 20:00pm

    Deer Park Archers, Cheltenham, GL51 4UD (2.4 miles away)

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  • Redditch Astronomical Society meeting

    Tuesday 4th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Windmill Community Centre - Redditch, Rye Grass Lane, B97 5YE (29.5 miles away)

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  • Stratford Astronomical Society Telescope Club Night

    Tuesday 4th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Alderminster Village Hall, Alderminster, CV37 8PE (25.9 miles away)

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    Clearwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8JS (24.2 miles away)

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  • Nature’s Nest

    Ballingham Court, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR2 6NH (24.8 miles away)

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  • Tan House Newland

    Laundry Lane, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8NQ (25.3 miles away)

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  • Lucksall Camping and Caravan Park

    Mordiford, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 4LP (26.3 miles away)

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  • Cabin Under the Milky Way

    Stoke Lacy, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR7 4HQ, West Midlands England (28.8 miles away)

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  • George’s Getaway

    Shenington Road, Banbury, Warwickshire, CV35 0TH (29.4 miles away)

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