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Meldon Reservoir Car Park - Dartmoor

Meldon Reservoir Car Park - Dartmoor

Meldon, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 4LU

Located towards the northern part of the Dartmoor National Park this car park for access to the nearby reservoir offers easy access from the A30 and some great stargazing!


Meldon Reservoir Car Park - Dartmoor 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.

Weather forecast

  • 08/08/22

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  • 09/08/22

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Weather forecast for Meldon Reservoir (0.4 miles away) updated 07/08/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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    Saturday 13th August 2022 from 21:00pm to Sunday 14th August 2022 00:00am

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    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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    Wednesday 7th September 2022 from 19:45pm to 21:00pm

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  • Plymouth Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 9th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Plymouth University - Rolle Building, Plymouth, PL4 8AA (23.4 miles away)

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