Circular walks visiting Northcott Mouth beach

The beach at Northcott Mouth, Cornwall

Northcott Mouth is pebbly at high tide but as the tide goes out, ridges of rock and then a large expanse of sand are revealed. At low tide, the beach merges with Sandymouth to create an enormous sandy beach.

  • 3.5 miles/5.6 km - Easy

    Bude to Northcott Mouth

    Bude to Northcott Mouth

    3.5 miles/5.6 km - Easy

    A circular walk past the Sea Pool to Crooklets beach and along Maer cliff to the beach at Northcott Mouth where the shipwreck of the SS Belem is exposed at low tide.

  • 6.2 miles/10 km - Moderate

    Bude to Sandymouth

    Bude to Sandymouth

    6.2 miles/10 km - Moderate

    A circular walk through Bude and along two miles of sandy beaches to Sandymouth, passing Bude Castle, built on floating foundations by the inventor of limelight, the Victorian Sea Pool, the Half-Tide Cross and the shipwreck of the SS Belem from which the propeller shaft supports the barrel on Barrel Rock.

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