Mallet’s Cottage Car Park

Carne, Veryan, TR2 5PH

Location description

Remote car park used to access walking routes along the coastal path and a couple of miles from Mallet's Cottage, an old fisherman's abode. This location has fantastic horizons all round with very low light pollution and clear views towards the South. There's no facilities so be sure to do your business before you set off and take plenty of hot chocolate!


Go stargazing site

A place identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good spot to stargaze from. This is based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and having somewhere safe to park. These locations tend to be remote car parks with no facilities.


Tonight's weather forecast

17/07/19
19:00
18°
7%
17/07/19
22:00
17°
48%
18/07/19
01:00
17°
16%
18/07/19
04:00
16°
7%
Weather forecast for Pendower Beach (beach) (1.16 miles away) updated 17/07/19 at 06:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Mallet's Cottage Car Park

This location's dark site setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

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When to visit

The best time to visit Mallet's Cottage Car Park can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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