"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Gruinard Beach

This unspoilt sheltered sandy beach is surrounded by magnificent scenery. Steep steps lead down from the road side to the beach. An excellent location for day tripping. with clear water fine sand and rock pools. There are however no facilities.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Gairloch

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NG951905

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Gruinard Beach

  • Ardessie Fisheries (7m)
  • Inverewe Garden and Estate (8m)
  • Calluna Knitwear (13m)

Tourist Information

Ullapool
Tourist Information Centre
20 Argyle Street
Ross-shire
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV26 2UB

Phone 01854 612 486
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 27 June

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1011
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1010
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 1009
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
E
Pressure 1007
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
E
Pressure 1006
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
E
Pressure 1006
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:09 BST
(03:09 GMT)
High Tide
10:14 BST
(09:14 GMT)
Low Tide
16:20 BST
(15:20 GMT)
High Tide
22:26 BST
(21:26 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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Tell us what you think about Gruinard Beach

This unspoilt sheltered sandy beach is surrounded by magnificent scenery. Steep steps lead down from the road side to the beach. An excellent location for day tripping. with clear water fine sand and rock pools. There are however no facilities.

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