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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

  • 17/08/22

    19° 11%
  • 17/08/22

    18° 4%
  • 18/08/22

    17° 4%
  • 18/08/22

    16° 4%

Weather forecast for Furzey Gardens (1.9 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 16:00.




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