Stoney Cross Car Park - Forestry Commission

Stoney Cross Car Park - Forestry Commission

Fritham, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, SO43 7HH

This Forestry Commission Car Park in the heart of the New Forest is open all year and benefits from excellent horizons — ideal for spotting meteors on a dark moonless night!


Stoney Cross Car Park - Forestry Commission 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

  • 12/04/24

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  • 12/04/24

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  • 13/04/24

    11° 5%
  • 13/04/24

    11° 9%

Weather forecast for Furzey Gardens (1.9 miles away) updated 12/04/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Hampshire Astronomical Group monthly meeting

    Friday 12th April 2024 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

    Clanfield Memorial Hall, Clanfield, PO8 0RB (28.0 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Durlston Astronomy Centre

    Saturday 13th April 2024 from 20:15pm to 22:15pm

    Durlston Astronomy Centre and Observatory, Swanage, BH19 2JL (25.6 miles away)

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  • Solent Amateur Astronomers meeting

    Tuesday 16th April 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Oasis Academy, Southampton, SO16 8FA (8.5 miles away)

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  • Discover Scandinavian Islands and Capitals with Fred. Olsen Cruises and Go Stargazing

    Wednesday 17th April 2024 from 12:00pm to Thursday 2nd May 2024 12:00pm

    Port of Southampton, Southampton, SO14 3GG (10.9 miles away)

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  • Fordingbridge Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 17th April 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    The Elm Tree - Ringwood, Ringwood, BH24 3DY (7.1 miles away)

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