Tag Archives: Dark Skies

The Brecon Beacons Dark Skies

The Aurora Borealis have been spotted across the Brecon Beacons this March, with our Dark Sky reserve providing perfectly clear skies to see them, as this photo below shows. “The only Dark-Sky reserve in Wales is situated in the Brecon … Continue reading

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Stargazing this February

Heres all you need to know on 3 exciting stargazing events happening in the Brecon Beacons very own Dark Skies Reserve this month: 12th February-Stargazing Evening 7:00pm, national Park Visitor Centre, Libanus An evening of Stargazing at the Brecon Beacons … Continue reading

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Unique Rockstars Adventure in the Brecon Beacons

2016 is Wales’ designated Year of Adventure and to celebrate, there is a unique opportunity for you to join an exclusive group of adventurers, who will explore the ‘RockStars’ of the world famous Brecon Beacons – the significant geology of … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons National Park Astronomy Evenings

A series of interactive lectures by former University and NASA astronomer Martin Griffiths December 11th 2015: The Star of Bethlehem – what could it have been? January 22th 2016: Looking for other Earths – are there planets like ours out … Continue reading

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Christmas stargazing event at the Brecon Beacons National Park Visitor Centre

This event takes place on the 10th December at the Brecon Beacons National Park Visitor Centre and will run from 7.30pm until 11pm. Book your place today via here The jewel in the sky will be the Geminid meteor shower … Continue reading

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Best places to watch the Perseid Meteor Shower in the Brecon Beacons.

This week you will be treated to something spectacular as the Perseid Meteor Shower is reaching its peak.  Wednesday evening promises to be sensational, it may even be possible to see between 60-100 meteors an hour!  Here in the Brecon … Continue reading

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Top 10 places to go Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

After seeing all the amazing Aurora photos taken in the Brecon Beacons last night, we thought we’d remind you on a clear night in the Brecon Beacons, you can see the Milky Way, major constellations, bright nebulas and even meteor … Continue reading

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