"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Gourock West Bay Beach

Gourock itself is on the coast of the Firth of Clyde and is the departure point for several ferries criss-crossing the firth. A resort town, West bay is used by the Royal Gourock Yacht club and has an outdoor swimming pool at its northern end.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Gourock

Local authority: Inverclyde Council

OS Grid Reference: NS236775

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Gourock West Bay Beach

  • Gourock Outdoor Pool (0m)
  • Gourock Park (1m)
  • Battery Park (1m)
  • Funworld Leisure Play Centre (1m)
  • Laser Matrix (1m)
  • McLean Museum and Art Gallery (2m)
  • Customs and Excise Museum (3m)
  • Waterfront Leisure Complex (3m)
  • The Waterfront Ice Rink (3m)
  • Clyde Cruises (3m)
  • Glen Finart Deer Farm (4m)
  • Holy Loch Farm & Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Riverside Swim and Health Centre (4m)
  • Castle House Museum (4m)
  • Dunoon Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Dunoon Ceramics (4m)
  • Cowal Bird Garden (4m)
  • Dunoon Woodcraft (4m)
  • Glenarn (5m)
  • Gogglebox (5m)

Tourist Information

Dunoon
Tourist Information Centre
7 Alexandra Parade
Argyll and Bute
Strathclyde
Scotland
PA23 8AB

Phone 01369 703 785
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/argyll-isles/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 989
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 987
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
E
Pressure 986
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 80%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 986
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NE
Pressure 988
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 991
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:53 BST
(00:53 GMT)
Low Tide
07:15 BST
(06:15 GMT)
High Tide
14:22 BST
(13:22 GMT)
Low Tide
19:38 BST
(18:38 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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Gourock itself is on the coast of the Firth of Clyde and is the departure point for several ferries criss-crossing the firth. A resort town, West bay is used by the Royal Gourock Yacht club and has an outdoor swimming pool at its northern end.

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