Roan Head Beach (Sandscale Haws / Roanhead)
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Picturesque sandy expanse located around 3 miles north of Barrow-in-Furness. From the beach there are great views of the beautiful Duddon Estuary and the Lake Fells beyond.The big tidal range exposes huge sandy flats but also causes strong currents making it unsuitable for swimming.
The beach here is an important nature reserve which is home to numerous rare plants and insects along with an estimated 15% of the UK's natterjack toad population.