Vault beach, Gorran Haven, Cornwall
  • About Us

    Vault (Bow) Beach Info

    Vault beach, also known as Bow beach, a wide sand/shingle beach backed by heather covered cliffs. The cliffs at Dodmans Point rise to 110m.

    No facilities at Vault, nearest at Gorran Haven.

    Vault (Bow) Beach has dog restrictions. No dogs allowed between Easter and October.

    The far end of the beach is unofficially recognized as a nudist beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have one beach around Gorran Haven, 205 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Vault (Bow) Beach Bathing Water Quality


    Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
    • Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
    • Good: generally good water quality
    • Sufficient: meets minimum standards
    • Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    Vault (Bow) Beach 7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 7°C on Friday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy throughout the day and light rain starting in the evening.
     
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    11
       92%  72%   27 mph
      8:12 am    4:48 pm
    Thursday, Jan 18th
     Windy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    11
       89%  75%   23 mph
      8:11 am    4:49 pm

    Friday, Jan 19th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy until evening.
     
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    7
       86%  73%   24 mph
      8:10 am    4:51 pm
    Saturday, Jan 20th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
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       74%  96%   8 mph
      8:09 am    4:52 pm

    Sunday, Jan 21st
     Overcast throughout the day and windy until evening.
     
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    12
       86%  99%   17 mph
      8:08 am    4:54 pm
    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Overcast throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon.
     
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       64%  97%   14 mph
      8:07 am    4:56 pm

    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and dangerously windy starting in the evening.
     
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       56%  79%   21 mph
      8:06 am    4:57 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 24th
     Dangerously windy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    11
       75%  86%   24 mph
      8:05 am    4:59 pm

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