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Golspie - North Beach

Golspie, Highland

Golspie North Beach is a typical gradually curved long east coast beach with a mixture of golden sands and shingle. Panoramic views across the Moray Firth make it an excellent destination for long beach and coastal walks.

Beach Type

Sand & rock

Facilities

Village
Shops
Toilets

Activities

Visit the local castle

Nature and Wildlife

Plenty of history in the area. Why not head up to the 110ft Duke on the hill. (statue)

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

No dog restrictions.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award

Tourist Information

Castle Wynd Inverness IV2 3BJ Tel: 01845 22 55 121 Email: info@visitscotland.com Web: www.visithighlands.com

Location

Nearest town: Golspie
County: Highland
Latitude/Longitude: 57.9706, -3.97644
Postcode: KW10 6TY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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

Access

Situated on A9 one hour north of Inverness. follow signs for beach car park. Rail link to Golspie Station - Bus - City link via Stagecoach

Public Transport

Scottish Citylink Service 958 runs from Inverness - Golspie - Brora - Helmsdale - Wick

Nearest Railway Stations

Golspie (Less than half a mile away)
Dunrobin Castle (About a mile and a half away)
Brora (Approx. 5 miles away)
Rogart (Approx. 7 miles away)

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

Parking

Free parking

Nearby Car Parks

Main Street, Golspie (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Fountain Road, Golspie (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Golspie Station, Golspie (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
South Argo Terrace, Golspie (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Dunrobin Glen, Golspie (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
The Mound, Kirkton (Unknown stay).
About 3.6 miles away
Skelbo, Dornoch (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away
Gower Street, Brora (Unknown stay).
About 5.2 miles away
Smithy Lane, Brora (Unknown stay).
About 5.3 miles away
Brora Station, Brora (Unknown stay).
About 5.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Golspie