"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Gairloch - Redpoint North Beach

A secluded and untouched beach. Redpoint North is characterised by its red-hued sand. The beach is a mix of sand and shingle bordered by outcrops and dunes. Please note that the nearest local facilities are 8 miles away.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Nearest town: Gairloch

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NG727688

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Gairloch - Redpoint North Beach

  • Hebridean Whale Cruises (6m)
  • Calluna Knitwear (6m)
  • Atlantic Teddy Bears (8m)
  • Angora Ecosse (9m)
  • Inverewe Garden and Estate (12m)

Tourist Information

Gairloch
Tourist Information Point
Achtercairn
Ross-shire
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV21 2BH

Phone 01445 712 071
Email Gairloch.admin@tiscali.co.uk
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 20 July

06:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1011
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
N
Pressure 1012
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
N
Pressure 1013
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 1014
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:24 BST
(00:24 GMT)
Low Tide
07:35 BST
(06:35 GMT)
High Tide
14:09 BST
(13:09 GMT)
Low Tide
19:52 BST
(18:52 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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A secluded and untouched beach. Redpoint North is characterised by its red-hued sand. The beach is a mix of sand and shingle bordered by outcrops and dunes. Please note that the nearest local facilities are 8 miles away.

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