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 [...]
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.
Millom beach is not really a true beach but an area of sand and salt marshes on the north shore of the estuary of the River Duddon. The town is Read more [...]
Sandy Gap beach is part of the long sandy beach on Walney Island. Facilities include parking and toilets, although other facilities can be found nearby in Vickerstown.
Haverigg beach is on the edge of Havergg a small seaside fishing village and backed by a boating lake. Hodbarrow RSPB nature reserve is on the eastern shore of the Read more [...]
Skinburness beach is a shingle beach with wooden groynes. This is an area of Scientific Interest and forms part of the Solway Coast AONB, making this spot popular for walking Read more [...]
Although you might have “sands” in the resort name you will not find any. Grange-over-Sands was a popular Victorian and Edwardian resort within Morecambe Bay that lies between the mountains Read more [...]
Silecroft beach is a large sand and shingle beach that always have lots of space. The beach is on the edge of the Lake District stretching as far as the 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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]