Generally a salt marsh style coastline, it is not advisable to approach the water at low tide. There is a small strip of shingle beach along the coast towards Annan or a small area of sand and shingle in front of the car park called Powfoot Scar.
Beach type: Mud/Marsh
Nearest town: Annan
Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council
OS Grid Reference: NY147653
Tourist Information Centre
10 Criffel Street
Phone 016973 31944
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Forecast for Wednesday 19 September
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