Spire Cross - Exmoor

Spire Cross - Exmoor

Halse Lane, Near Winsford, Somerset, TA24 7JD, South West

Road junction at the very heart of Exmoor National Park with off road car parking area from where the amazing dark skies above can be enjoyed.


Spire Cross - Exmoor 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

  • 28/05/24

    12° 56%
  • 28/05/24

    11° 12%
  • 29/05/24

    10° 47%
  • 29/05/24

    10° 16%

Weather forecast for Winsford Hill (0.4 miles away) updated 28/05/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • North Devon Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 5th June 2024 from 19:45pm to 21:00pm

    Sticklepath Methodist Church, Barnstaple, EX31 2DJ (21.3 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 10th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Cemetery Approach Community Centre, Barry, CF62 8BQ (26.1 miles away)

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  • Bridgend Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 19th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Bridgend Tennis Club, Bridgend, CF31 3AZ (28.5 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 24th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Cemetery Approach Community Centre, Barry, CF62 8BQ (26.1 miles away)

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  • North Devon Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 3rd July 2024 from 19:45pm to 21:00pm

    Sticklepath Methodist Church, Barnstaple, EX31 2DJ (21.3 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

Stay at one of these stargazing-friendly accommodation providers.

  • Westerclose House Cottages

    Withypool, Exmoor, Somerset, TA24 7QR (3.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Spindrift Barn – Exford

    Exford, Exmoor, Somerset, TA24 7LY (3.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Wimbleball Lake Campsite

    Wimbleball Lake, Dulverton, Somerset, TA22 9NU (5.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Westermill Farm – Exford

    Exford, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 7NJ (5.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Ursabear Cabin

    Morebath, Bampton, Devon, EX16 9AL (6.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Great House – Exmoor

    Timberscombe, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 7TQ (6.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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