"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Criccieth - West End Beach

The town sits behind a rocky headland dominated by a 13th century castle. The rocky beach extends east becoming shingle and finally sand which stretches away to Tremadog bay.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Criccieth

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH502379

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Criccieth - West End Beach

  • Dwyfor Ranch Rabbit Farm (2m)
  • The Magical Grounds (3m)
  • Tyn Llan Crafts (3m)
  • Criccieth Castle (4m)
  • Welsh Highland Heritage Railway (4m)
  • Rob Piercy Gallery (4m)
  • Snowdon Mill Art and Craft Centre (4m)
  • Welsh Highland Railway (4m)
  • Ffestiniog Railway (4m)
  • Ropeworks (5m)

Tourist Information

Porthmadog
Tourist Information Centre
High Street
Wales
LL49 9LD

Phone 01766 512981
Email porthmadog.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Saturday 20 April

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
ENE
Pressure 1031
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
SE
Pressure 1032
Humidity 52%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WSW
Pressure 1031
Humidity 50%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1030
Humidity 53%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NE
Pressure 1029
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1029
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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The town sits behind a rocky headland dominated by a 13th century castle. The rocky beach extends east becoming shingle and finally sand which stretches away to Tremadog bay.

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