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Parc Penallta

Parc Penallta

Penallta, Ystrad Mynach, CF8, Wales

Ideal location to observe the night sky with a playing field size area affording excellent views to all horizons. Featured as a dark sky discovery site although how ideal a site is questionable due to the proximity of nearby light polluted towns (we haven’t been there — let us know!).


Parc Penallta is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

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  • 30/01/22

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  • 30/01/22

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Weather forecast for Ystrad Mynach (1.1 miles away) updated 29/01/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Sunday 30th January 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (21.5 miles away)

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  • Stargazing and astrophotography in Brecon

    Sunday 30th January 2022 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (21.5 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Monday 31st January 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (21.5 miles away)

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  • Stargazing and astrophotography in Brecon

    Monday 31st January 2022 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (21.5 miles away)

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Tuesday 1st February 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER (21.5 miles away)

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  • Tudor Farmhouse Hotel & Restaurant

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  • Riverside Retreat Veterans Camp

    Cwmsawdde Farm, Llanddeusant, SA19 9UP (28.6 miles away)

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