"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Yellowcraigs (Broad Sands Bay) Beach

A sandy cove with great views to Fife and the lighthouse on Fidra Island. A popular family beach with a nature trail, barbecue site and footpaths through the adjacent sheltered woodlands and grassland. The beach is within walking distance of the village of Dirleton with its shops pubs and restaurants. Also worth visiting is the famous 13th century Dirleton castle.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Dirleton

Local authority: East Lothian Council

OS Grid Reference: NT516860

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Yellowcraigs (Broad Sands Bay) Beach

  • Yellowcraig (0m)
  • Dirleton Castle and Gardens (1m)
  • Shape Scape Ceramics (2m)
  • Fingers and Thumbs Crafts Centre (2m)
  • Scottish Seabird Centre (2m)
  • Scottish Seabird Centre (2m)
  • Athelstaneford Church, Plaque and Heritage Centre (2m)
  • The Space (3m)
  • Tantallon Castle (5m)

Tourist Information

North Berwick
Tourist Information Point
North Berwick Library
The Old School
School Road
Lothian
Scotland
EH39 4JU

Phone 01620 892197
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/edinburgh-lothians/

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Weather

Forecast for Sunday 16 December

06:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 993
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 998
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1001
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1003
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1004
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A sandy cove with great views to Fife and the lighthouse on Fidra Island. A popular family beach with a nature trail, barbecue site and footpaths through the adjacent sheltered woodlands and grassland. The beach is within walking distance of the village of Dirleton with its shops pubs and restaurants. Also worth visiting is the famous 13th century Dirleton castle.

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