Widemouth Bay Beach

Widemouth Bay Beach, Bude, North Cornwall
Beaches in Bude Cornwall | Widemouth Bay Beach
Beaches in Bude Cornwall | Widemouth Bay Beach
Widemouth Bay Beach, Bude, North Cornwall
Beaches in Bude Cornwall | Widemouth Bay Beach
Beaches in Bude Cornwall | Widemouth Bay Beach
Beaches in Bude Cornwall | Widemouth Bay Beach
Widemouth Bay Beach, Bude, North Cornwall
Marine Drive
Widemouth Bay
Widemouth
Bude
Cornwall
EX23 0AW
MCS Good Beach Guide 2014
Dog Friendly

 

Widemouth Bay is very long open bay popular with families and surfers and at low tide there are hundreds of rock pools to explore.

Situated just 3 miles south of Bude and accessible along the South West coast path, Widemouth Bay offers fantastic conditions to learn surfing or body-boarding, which is why many of the local surf schools are based there.

Viewing areas with free car parking are located at both the north and south end of the bay so you can enjoy the fantastic panorama without getting your feet sandy! Surfers will experience a variety peaks from the north to the south end of the beach, breaking on sand or reef, producing spilling or heavy barrelling waves.  You'll also spot the Black Rock landmark.

Suitable for: Beginners to experienced surfers. Dangers: High tide rocks in the middle of the beach and at Black rock. Rips also near there. Crowded in the busy season. Tides: Surfable at Mid to high tide. Wind: E/SE offshore.

Please note: Dogs are welcome throughout the year on the southern section of the beach (Black Rock).  The northern part operates a seasonal dog ban between Easter Sunday and 30 September.

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