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Nant-y-Moch Reservoir Dam Car Park

Nant-y-Moch Reservoir Dam Car Park

Eisteddfa Gurig, Ponterwyd, Dyfed, SY23 3LE

This remote car park located next to the dam at Nant-y-Moch reservoir is a fantastic dark sky location with stunning vistas and a great spot for astrophotography!


Nant-y-Moch Reservoir Dam 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.

Weather forecast

  • 17/08/22

    14° 5%
  • 17/08/22

    13° 1%
  • 18/08/22

    12° 1%
  • 18/08/22

    12° 4%

Weather forecast for Drum Peithnant (1.3 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Newtown Astronomy Society meeting and observing

    Saturday 10th September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Newtown Catholic Church Crypt, Newtown, SY16 2BJ (22.0 miles away)

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  • Cambrian Mountains Stargazing Weekend – September 2022

    Friday 23rd September 2022 from 16:00pm to Sunday 25th September 2022 12:00pm

    Hafren Forest Hideaway, Staylittle, SY19 7BY (8.7 miles away)

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  • Newtown Astronomy Society meeting and observing

    Saturday 8th October 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Newtown Catholic Church Crypt, Newtown, SY16 2BJ (22.0 miles away)

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  • Newtown Astronomy Society meeting and observing

    Saturday 12th November 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Newtown Catholic Church Crypt, Newtown, SY16 2BJ (22.0 miles away)

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  • Cambrian Mountains Stargazing Weekend – November 2022

    Friday 18th November 2022 from 16:00pm to Sunday 20th November 2022 12:00pm

    Hafren Forest Hideaway, Staylittle, SY19 7BY (8.7 miles away)

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