A sheltered bay backed by steep cliffs covered in woodlands. The access path zig-zags down through the woods to the rocky pebble and shingle beach.
Beach type: Rocky/pebbles/shingl
Nearest town: Lynton
Local authority: Somerset County Council
OS Grid Reference: SS678489
Tourist Information Centre
Phone 0845 6603 232
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Forecast for Monday 24 April
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|Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.||
|Chance of rain||21%|
|Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.||
|Chance of rain||9%|
|Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.||
|Chance of rain||42%|
|Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.||
|Chance of rain||52%|
|Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.||
|Chance of rain||12%|
|Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.||
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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