The Beach Guide

Blackrock (Widemouth Bay)

Blackrock (Widemouth Bay) - Cornwall

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Blackrock is the rockier, southern end of Widemouth bay, a long and sandy beach near Bude. Popular with both families and surfers, there is ample parking and hundreds of rock pools at low tide.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs allowed

Unlike neighbouring Widemouth the whole of Black Rock beach is dog friendly with no restrictions all year.

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    Nearest town



    EX23 0AG

    OS grid ref.

    SS 1954 0121

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