Llyn Llywelyn

Llyn Llywelyn is a small lake in Beddgelert Forest. It has been enlarged into a reservoir by the addition of a low dam which can be walked across. Llyn Llywelyn feeds the Afon Hafod Ruffydd-Isaf which subsequently drains into the Afon Colwyn and finally the Afon Glaslyn.

Place Fell Wild Camp

Place Fell, Due to the undulating land there are quite a few sheltered hollows to get out of the wind. Excellent view Eastwards for sunrise and the Westwards one is not too bad either!

Cader Idris Llyn Cau

Glyder Fach

This was my first visit to The Glyders & wasn’t really expecting much in terms of dark skies but boy was i wrong!

Cader Idris Llyn Cau

Mynydd Mawr Aberdaron

One of the darkest spots in Wales! You’ll be far enough from any Street lighting here and you can also park nearby.

Cader Idris Llyn Cau

Isle of Coll Dark Sky Island

The Isle of Coll is a recognised Dark Sky Island, which is 32km from the nearest lamp post according to Visit Scotland.

Cader Idris Llyn Cau

Kielder Water and Forest Park Dark Sky Preserve

Kielder Water boasts the darkest skies in England and is a recognised International Dark Sky Preserve. Post your images of this site, or even better, add your own locations in Kielder Water and Forest Park.

Aberdesach Beach

A very convenient spot for a quick bit of sky watching seawards. Few houses and lights nearby, but otherwise not too bad.

Cwm Idwal and Llyn Idwal Family Walk

Cwm Idwal and Llyn Idwal

Cwm Idwal and Llyn Idwal is one of the more easily reached landmarks in Snowdonia, and despite this, it can still feel wild. Just ensure that you make it there early or in the evening.  It’s also a great dark sky location

Cambrian Way Stage 17- Pen y Pass to Ogwen

Cwm Bochlwyd and Llyn Bochlwyd

Cwm Bochlwyd is a magnificent cwm, nestling beneath the cliffs of Glyder Fach and the iconic Tryfan. Magical place!