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 7.1℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (ENE)
Saturday, Apr 01partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.2℃ to 6.9℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (E)
Sunday, Apr 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 6.7℃ with wind speed 2.4 m/sec (E)
Monday, Apr 03partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.9℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (SE)
Tuesday, Apr 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.8℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 7.2 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Apr 05rain
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Apr 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (W)

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.

Fri 31 Mar
   Low Tide at 01:26 (Height 1.45m)
   High Tide at 06:34 (Height 2.88m)
   Low Tide at 14:05 (Height 1.19m)
   High Tide at 21:13 (Height 2.66m)
Sat 01 Apr
   Low Tide at 02:35 (Height 1.32m)
   High Tide at 08:41 (Height 2.90m)
   Low Tide at 15:05 (Height 1.00m)
   High Tide at 22:05 (Height 2.90m)
Sun 02 Apr
   Low Tide at 03:28 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 09:53 (Height 3.13m)
   Low Tide at 15:50 (Height 0.80m)
   High Tide at 22:44 (Height 3.10m)
Mon 03 Apr
   Low Tide at 04:12 (Height 0.90m)
   High Tide at 10:36 (Height 3.32m)
   Low Tide at 16:28 (Height 0.64m)
   High Tide at 23:20 (Height 3.23m)
Tue 04 Apr
   Low Tide at 04:49 (Height 0.75m)
   High Tide at 11:12 (Height 3.42m)
   Low Tide at 17:01 (Height 0.56m)
   High Tide at 23:54 (Height 3.31m)
Wed 05 Apr
   Low Tide at 05:22 (Height 0.67m)
   High Tide at 11:44 (Height 3.47m)
   Low Tide at 17:31 (Height 0.53m)
Thu 06 Apr
   High Tide at 00:27 (Height 3.34m)
   Low Tide at 05:50 (Height 0.61m)
   High Tide at 12:14 (Height 3.51m)
   Low Tide at 17:56 (Height 0.50m)

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