Long Sands Tregantle Cliff Beach (Cornwall)

Long Sands or Tregantle Cliff beach is a section in the long stretch of sand and rocks of Whitsand Bay. When the tide is out you have a very large beach but at high tide then only a small area of sand.

The beach sits within a “Danger Area” below Tregantle Fort and when the red flags are flying this signifies that they’re using the firing ranges above the cliffs and the beach is closed to the public.

Lifeguards are at the beach daily during July, August, September and then during May and June weekends and bank holidays. The currents can be strong and it is advised only to swim when the lifeguards are on patrol.

You have a small car park and lay-by by the fort or people park on the road opposite. You then have a short walk through the MoD property down to the beach. No facilities at the beach although nearby Freathy beach has a cafe.

Long Sands Tregantle Cliff Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year. Long Sands Tregantle Cliff Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Rame Peninsula, 215 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

No water quality measurement available for Long Sands Tregantle Cliff Beach.

Our weather forecast for Rame Peninsula in Cornwall

Today (Sunday, Mar 07)


Expect a temperature in the range 4.3℃ to 6.7℃ with a wind speed 1.7 m/sec (NE)

Monday, Mar 08


Expect a temperature in the range -1.9℃ to -1℃ with a wind speed 1.8 m/sec (N)

Tuesday, Mar 09


Expect a temperature in the range -2.2℃ to -0.9℃ with a wind speed 1.6 m/sec (N)

Wednesday, Mar 10


Expect a temperature in the range 7.5℃ to 8.5℃ with a wind speed 7.6 m/sec (SSW)

Thursday, Mar 11


Expect a temperature in the range 9.5℃ to 11.7℃ with a wind speed 11.4 m/sec (SW)

Friday, Mar 12


Expect a temperature in the range 7℃ to 7.3℃ with a wind speed 5.5 m/sec (WSW)

Saturday, Mar 13


Expect a temperature in the range 8.5℃ to 9.2℃ with a wind speed 10.2 m/sec (SW)

Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Tides

Our tide forecast for Long Sands Tregantle Cliff Beach in Cornwall.

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