"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Crackington Haven Beach

Crackington Haven is on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a remote, sheltered bay of mainly shingle, sand and pebble, approximately 140 metres wide and surrounded by high cliffs. The Crackington Stream flows onto the beach.

Beach type: shingle

Nearest town: Boscastle

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SX143967

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Crackington Haven Beach

  • Museum of Witchcraft (4m)
  • St Nectans Glen (6m)
  • The Waterfall, St Nectan's Glen (6m)
  • The Arthurian Centre (7m)
  • King Arthur Great Halls (7m)
  • Tintagel Old Post Office (7m)
  • The Splash (7m)
  • Tintagel Castle (7m)
  • Delabole Slate Quarry (9m)
  • Tamar Otter Sanctuary (10m)

Tourist Information

Boscastle
Visitor Centre
The Harbour
Cornwall
England
PL35 0HD

Phone 01840 250 010
Email boscastlevc@btconnect.com
http://www.visitboscastleandtintagel.com/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 27 April

06:00


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 62%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1003
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 1001
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNE
Pressure 1004
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:43 BST
(03:43 GMT)
Low Tide
10:31 BST
(09:31 GMT)
High Tide
17:14 BST
(16:14 GMT)
Low Tide
22:49 BST
(21:49 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Set in a bay this is a small sheltered beach consisting of a mixture of sand shingle and pebbles. The beach has rock pools and is surrounded by high cliffs.

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