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Carrick Bay Beach

Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway

A sandy bay within the larger Fleet bay.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

None

Activities

None

Nature and Wildlife

A remote area offering some quiet. unspoilt landscapes and views over the Ilses of Fleet and Fleet bay.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

No restrictions.

Tourist Information

Gatehouse of Fleet Car Park Gatehouse of Fleet Dumfries and Galloway DG7 5EA Tel: 01557 814212 Email: gatehouseoffleettic@visitscotland.com Web: www.visitdumfriesandgalloway.co.uk

Location

Nearest town: Dumfries
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8243, -4.21854
Postcode: DG7 2DT
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Turn off the A75 following signs to Sandgreen or Knockbrex then Carrick.

Public Transport

None

Parking

Limited roadside parking

Nearby Car Parks

Venniehill Picnic Area, Gatehouse Of Fleet (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
The Mill on The Fleet, Gatehouse of Fleet (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Cally Wood, Gatehouse of Fleet (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Laurieston Road, Gatehouse of Fleet (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Dumfries