St Medans Beach Car Park

St Medans Beach Car Park

Monreith, Isle of Whithorn, Wigtownshire, DG8 8NJ

This beautiful, secluded sandy beach located a short drive from Monreith gives access to pristine dark skies above with fantastic views to the South over the Mull of Galloway.


St Medans Beach 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

  • 28/05/24

    14° 37%
  • 28/05/24

    12° 43%
  • 29/05/24

    12° 14%
  • 29/05/24

    11° 15%

Weather forecast for Whithorn (5.1 miles away) updated 28/05/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • The Night Sky this Month – Planetarium Show

    Friday 7th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 20:30pm

    Dark Space Planetarium, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4EG (21.2 miles away)

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  • The Night Sky this Month – Planetarium Show

    Friday 5th July 2024 from 19:00pm to 20:30pm

    Dark Space Planetarium, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4EG (21.2 miles away)

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  • The Night Sky this Month – Planetarium Show

    Friday 2nd August 2024 from 19:00pm to 20:30pm

    Dark Space Planetarium, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4EG (21.2 miles away)

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  • The Night Sky this Month – Planetarium Show

    Friday 6th September 2024 from 19:00pm to 20:30pm

    Dark Space Planetarium, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4EG (21.2 miles away)

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  • The Night Sky this Month – Planetarium Show

    Friday 4th October 2024 from 19:00pm to 20:30pm

    Dark Space Planetarium, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4EG (21.2 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

Stay at one of these stargazing-friendly accommodation providers.

  • Galloway Astronomy Centre

    Craiglemine Cottage, Glasserton, Wigtownshire, DG8 8NE (2.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Drumroamin Farm Camping & Caravan Site

    Kirkinner, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, DG8 9DB (8.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Woodfoot Cottage – Gatehouse of Fleet

    Gatehouse of Fleet, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7 2BJ (18.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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