Milkham Car Park - Forestry Commission

Milkham Car Park - Forestry Commission

New Forest National Park, Ringwood, Hampshire, BH24 3QZ

Excellent stargazing location with clear horizons and excellent vistas above — perfect for spotting meteor showers!


Milkham Car Park - Forestry Commission 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

  • 22/06/24

    18° 1%
  • 22/06/24

    15° 2%
  • 23/06/24

    14° 4%
  • 23/06/24

    13° 5%

Weather forecast for Linwood (2.1 miles away) updated 22/06/24 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory open night

    Thursday 27th June 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:30pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Newchurch, PO36 0LX (26.4 miles away)

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  • Vectis Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting

    Friday 28th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Newchurch Pavilion, Newchurch, PO36 0LX (26.5 miles away)

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  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 2nd July 2024 from 00:00am to 21:00pm

    Allendale Centre - Wimborne, Wimborne, BH21 1AS (14.2 miles away)

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  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 2nd July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR (14.8 miles away)

    More info
  • Isle of Wight Observatory open night

    Thursday 4th July 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:30pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Newchurch, PO36 0LX (26.4 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Coombe Bissett, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 4LP (11.0 miles away)

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