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Blundellsands Beach

Bootle, Sefton

Just to the north of Crosby this makes up part of a long open sandy beach. The picture shows a cast iron life size sculpture of an man standing on a beach - part of an art installation by Angel of the North artist, Antony Gormley.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Parking
Public toilets
Leisure centre with further facilities available in town and in nearby Crosby

Activities

Coastal walks
Windsurfing
The coastal park incorporates a marine lake where sailing and windsurfing and even model boating are popular
The beach is also good for birdwatching
Flying kites
Walking and picnics

Nature and Wildlife

The northern section. Hightown Dunes and Meadows. is much quieter and it has been designated as a Site of Local Biological Interest.

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

the beach is cleaned regularly and litter bins are provided.

Dogs

No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

http://www.sefton.gov.uk/content-4775

Location

Nearest town: Bootle
County: Sefton
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4874, -3.04756
Postcode: L23 6TH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around , Sefton at Explore Britain.

Access

Head north from Liverpool along the coast to bootle then Crosby. Blundellsands is just to the North of Crosby.

Public Transport

Blundellsands has a railway Station

Nearest Railway Stations

Blundellsands & Crosby (Less than half a mile away)
Hall Road (About a mile away)
Waterloo (Merseyside) (About a mile and a half away)
Seaforth & Litherland (Approx. 2 miles away)
Hightown (Approx. 3 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Parking

Car Parking is available off Cambridge Road. Blucher Street. Mariners Road and Hall Road West.

Nearby Car Parks

Blundellsands and Crosby Station, Liverpool (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Crosby Leisure Centre, Crosby (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Burbo Bank, Waterloo (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Blucher Street, Waterloo (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
The Green, Crosby (Long stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Allengate, Crosby (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
Cooksland, Crosby (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
Civic Hall, Waterloo (Long stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Costal Park Adventure Centre, Crosby (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Hougoumont Avenue, Crosby (Long stay).
About 1.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Bootle