Turf Hill Car Park - Forestry Commission

Turf Hill Car Park - Forestry Commission

Hale, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 2QY

Excellent stargazing location with year round access set away from the road with excellent vistas all round.


Turf Hill 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

  • 18/05/24

    19° 36%
  • 18/05/24

    16° 1%
  • 19/05/24

    14° 1%
  • 19/05/24

    12° 0%

Weather forecast for Redlynch (2.1 miles away) updated 18/05/24 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Solent Amateur Astronomers meeting

    Tuesday 21st May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Oasis Academy, Southampton, SO16 8FA (10.6 miles away)

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory open night

    Thursday 23rd May 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:30pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Newchurch, PO36 0LX (29.8 miles away)

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  • Vectis Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting

    Friday 24th May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Newchurch Pavilion, Newchurch, PO36 0LX (29.8 miles away)

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  • The BIG Sleep Stargazing Sleepout

    Friday 24th May 2024 from 20:00pm to Saturday 25th May 2024 10:00am

    Messems West, Court Street, SP3 6LW (17.8 miles away)

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  • Toothill Observatory Solar Observing sessions

    Tuesday 28th May 2024 from 14:00pm to Friday 31st May 2024 17:00pm

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL (10.6 miles away)

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    Coombe Bissett, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 4LP (7.7 miles away)

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