Whitehaven beach is a small pebble and sand beach to the North of the Whitehaven harbour/marina, with the walls to the harbour providing shelter. Whitehaven is a small Georgian town Read more [...]
Find The Nearest Beach Cumbria
Planning a trip to Cumbria and looking for the nearest beaches. Cumbria has two big coastal towns, Carlisle and Barrow, that mark the north and south borders. Between these two big towns, Cumbria has smaller Victorian seaside resorts of Seascale, St Bees, Allonby, and Silloth.
Askam-in-Furness beach is on the edge of Duddong sands, the pier is built from slag from the old ironworks. Facilities include toilets, picnic area, parking available next to the beach and more facilities Read more [...]
Ravenglass beach is a mix of sand, shingle and mud within the village of Ravenglass. The village is on the estuary where the Esk, the Mite and the Irt all Read more [...]
Newbiggin beach is a sand and pebble mix with rock pools. The beach sits opposite Morecambe in the large tidal sands of Morecambe bay. Newbiggin beach is a good beach Read more [...]
Roanhead beach is a sandy beach with large areas of sand dunes situated three miles north of Barrow-in-Furness. Strong currents make it unsuitable for swimming but the sand dunes and Read more [...]
Workington beach, a sandy beach backed by shingle and grassy banks situated near the mouth of the River Derwent and Workington dock areas. Car parking options by the river estuary Read more [...]
Siddick beach is a long stretch of sand and pebbles north of Workington harbour. The beach is hard to get to and is backed by a small wind farm and Read more [...]
Seascale beach is a large sandy beach. The sea front has a fort with views of the Isle of Man. Parking available – charges apply, toilets, food shop.
Maryport beach sits south of the marina and is a combination of shingle and sand although at high tide it all disappears. Facilities at the beach include car parking at Read more [...]
Silloth beach is the long stretch of sand/shingle beach to the South West of Silloth Port on the Solway Firth. The beach is backed by a links golf course and Read more [...]
Nethertown beach is part of a long stretch of beach front, the beach is a mix of sand and shingle that all but disappears at high tide. This is a Read more [...]
Aldingham beach is a shingle and pebble beach at high tide but at low tide reveals a large area of sand looking. On the east coast of the Furness peninsula Read more [...]