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.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 2 beaches at Isle of Bute, 15 beaches in Argyll and Bute, or check our list of Argyll and Bute Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 14.4℃ to 15℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Aug 20
Expect a temp in the range 14.7℃ to 15.3℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Aug 21
Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 13.1℃ with wind speed 9.7 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Aug 22
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 14.3℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (SE)
Tuesday, Aug 23
Expect a temp in the range 15.7℃ to 16.3℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (SSE)
Wednesday, Aug 24
Expect a temp in the range 13.5℃ to 14.5℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Aug 25
Expect a temp in the range 13.3℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 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 19 Aug
   High Tide at 04:44 (Height 3.43m)
   Low Tide at 10:50 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 17:08 (Height 3.23m)
   Low Tide at 22:56 (Height 1.06m)
Sat 20 Aug
   High Tide at 05:27 (Height 3.18m)
   Low Tide at 11:55 (Height 1.07m)
   High Tide at 17:52 (Height 3.13m)
Sun 21 Aug
   Low Tide at 00:00 (Height 1.26m)
   High Tide at 06:21 (Height 2.93m)
   Low Tide at 13:13 (Height 1.20m)
   High Tide at 18:45 (Height 3.04m)
Mon 22 Aug
   Low Tide at 01:39 (Height 1.35m)
   High Tide at 07:37 (Height 2.78m)
   Low Tide at 14:22 (Height 1.21m)
   High Tide at 19:56 (Height 3.02m)
Tue 23 Aug
   Low Tide at 02:58 (Height 1.24m)
   High Tide at 09:47 (Height 2.86m)
   Low Tide at 15:20 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 21:33 (Height 3.15m)
Wed 24 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:53 (Height 1.05m)
   High Tide at 10:40 (Height 3.04m)
   Low Tide at 16:08 (Height 0.98m)
   High Tide at 22:33 (Height 3.36m)
Thu 25 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:37 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 11:21 (Height 3.17m)
   Low Tide at 16:51 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 23:15 (Height 3.51m)

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