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
Tourist Information Point
Highlands and Islands
Phone 01445 712 071
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Forecast for Saturday 22 September
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