"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 Tuesday 16 October

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1010
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 88%
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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