Ettrick Bay Beach

Ettrick Bay has a flat coarse sandy beach on the West coast of Bute and has some good views of Arran. The beach is a wide beach and approximately 1.7 km long and at low tide can stretch out 500m from the high tide mark.

At either end of the bay, you have some rocky outcrops and the beach is a popular location for seal watching.

Facilities at the beach include a small parking area, tea room and toilets.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Ettrick Bay Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 15 beaches in Argyll and Bute, or check our list of Argyll and Bute Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Place Category: Beaches

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 7.6℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Mar 24heavyrain
Expect a temp in the range 6.3℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (S)
Saturday, Mar 25partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.5℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (NW)
Sunday, Mar 26rain
Expect a temp in the range 3.5℃ to 4.7℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (ENE)
Monday, Mar 27clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 3℃ to 3.3℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (NW)
Tuesday, Mar 28cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.3℃ to 5.6℃ with wind speed 2.8 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Mar 29lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 4.5℃ to 4.8℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (ESE)

Isle of Bute weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Ettrick Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Ettrick Bay Beach is at Rothesay Bay 5.63 km (3.50 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Thu 23 Mar
   High Tide at 01:08 (Height 3.56m)
   Low Tide at 06:34 (Height 0.33m)
   High Tide at 13:21 (Height 3.90m)
   Low Tide at 18:56 (Height 0.07m)
Fri 24 Mar
   High Tide at 01:45 (Height 3.58m)
   Low Tide at 07:11 (Height 0.32m)
   High Tide at 14:02 (Height 3.88m)
   Low Tide at 19:34 (Height 0.20m)
Sat 25 Mar
   High Tide at 02:19 (Height 3.59m)
   Low Tide at 07:47 (Height 0.36m)
   High Tide at 14:41 (Height 3.80m)
   Low Tide at 20:12 (Height 0.38m)
Sun 26 Mar
   High Tide at 02:52 (Height 3.58m)
   Low Tide at 08:25 (Height 0.45m)
   High Tide at 15:19 (Height 3.66m)
   Low Tide at 20:54 (Height 0.59m)
Mon 27 Mar
   High Tide at 03:27 (Height 3.53m)
   Low Tide at 09:04 (Height 0.60m)
   High Tide at 15:56 (Height 3.44m)
   Low Tide at 21:38 (Height 0.85m)
Tue 28 Mar
   High Tide at 04:02 (Height 3.41m)
   Low Tide at 09:48 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 16:37 (Height 3.17m)
   Low Tide at 22:30 (Height 1.14m)
Wed 29 Mar
   High Tide at 04:43 (Height 3.23m)
   Low Tide at 10:44 (Height 1.07m)
   High Tide at 17:23 (Height 2.88m)
   Low Tide at 23:47 (Height 1.39m)

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