See our telescopes for beginners guide and mobile app

Penkridge Bank Car Park

Penkridge Bank Car Park

Penkridge Bank Road, Rugeley, Staffordshire, WS15 2UA

Penkridge Bank car park is an easily accessible location set in the heart of Cannock Chase AONB. It’s a fantastic stargazing location, with excellent views in all directions, particularly above where the stars come out on Moonless nights.


Penkridge Bank 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

  • 30/06/22

    15° 37%
  • 30/06/22

    13° 17%
  • 01/07/22

    12° 33%
  • 01/07/22

    11° 8%

Weather forecast for Follow The Dog Trail (1.1 miles away) updated 30/06/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

Display nearby events on a calendar
  • Bromsgrove Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 18th July 2022 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

    Bromsgrove Rugby Club, Bromsgrove, B60 3DH (29.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Keele Observatory public open evening

    Tuesday 19th July 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Keele Observatory, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 5BG (20.9 miles away)

    More info
  • Perton Library Astronomy Group Meeting

    Thursday 21st July 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Perton Library, Perton, WV6 7QU (13.7 miles away)

    More info
  • Walsall Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 21st July 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Rushall Olympic Football Club, Rushall, WS4 1LJ (10.4 miles away)

    More info
  • Heart of England Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 21st July 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    The Old Telephone Exchange - Furnace End, Birmingham, B46 2LL (22.0 miles away)

    More info

Stay and gaze nearby

No locations found