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Bigbury on Sea (North) Beach

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Bigbury on Sea (North) Beach - Devon

© Christine Johnstone and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

A large, sandy beach, with plenty of facilities, located between the rivers Avon and Erme in South Devon. Safe swimming, rock pools and the intriguing Burgh Island, which can be accessed via a causeway at low tide, or a unique 'sea tractor' at high.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dog ban in force

Dogs are banned from the beach itself. dog bins are provided.

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Activities

  • Swimming/bathing
  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Town centre nearby
  • Shop
  • Pub nearby

Nearest town

Kingsbridge

Postcode

TQ7 4AS

OS grid ref.

SX 6503 4423

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended