Belhaven Bay

Beaches

    Belhaven Bay is a glorious, extensive blue flag beach within the John Muir Country Park.

    Belhaven Bay is a glorious, extensive beach within the John Muir Country Park. The beach stretches from Belhaven to the north of the River Tyne. It is fringed by low, sheltering sand dunes, rich salt marsh and colourful grasslands. The beach is ideal for walking, having picnics and sunbathing and affords splendid views across the Forth Estuary. There is a cliff top walk by Dunbar which passes the harbour and ruined castle. There is a new interpretation centre to John Muir and also a town house museum.

    Road Directions

    The nearest town is Dunbar and the nearest village, which is within walking distance, is West Barns. The beach is sign posted from roundabout on A1 from Dunbar Road. There is a regular bus service.

    Public Transport Directions

    The nearest town is Dunbar and the nearest village, which is within walking distance, is West Barns. The beach is sign posted from roundabout on A1 from Dunbar Road. There is a regular bus service.

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