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Troopers Hill Nature Reserve

Troopers Hill Nature Reserve

Crews Hole Road, Bristol, Avon, BS5 8HX

Hillside in the St George area of Bristol with stunning views, its slightly higher altitude should get you above the worst of the light pollution.


Troopers Hill Nature Reserve is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for St George (0.1 miles away) updated 10/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • See the Perseids with the Bath Astronomers

    Friday 12th August 2022 from 22:00pm to Saturday 13th August 2022 02:00am

    Lansdown Park & Ride, Bath, BA1 9BJ (7.3 miles away)

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  • Solar Observing at Wells Cathedral Green

    Saturday 13th August 2022 from 11:00am to 17:00pm

    Wells Cathedral, Wells, BA5 2UE (17.7 miles away)

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  • Somerset Levels Stargazers monthly meeting and observing

    Wednesday 31st August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Othery Village Hall, Othery, TA7 0QU (29.9 miles away)

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  • Cardiff Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 1st September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Cardiff School of Physics and Astronomy, Cardiff, CF24 3AA (27.3 miles away)

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  • Wells and Mendip Star Camp

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:00pm to Sunday 4th September 2022 12:00pm

    Nettwood Farm, Bristol, BS40 6DA (12.7 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Tudor Farmhouse Hotel & Restaurant

    Clearwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8JS (21.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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