Ross Back Sands Beach, Bamburgh

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Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Trek across 4.8 km (3 mi) of unspoiled golden sand dunes and beach at Ross Back Sands Beach in England's far northeast. The nature-lover’s paradise features crystal clear water and no nearby facilities, leaving you completely at one with nature. Natural shade here is minimal, so bring plenty of sunscreen, protective clothing, or a beach umbrella. Remember to stock up on food at drink at the closest village 2 km (1.2 mi) away before heading to the beach. To visit Ross Back Sands Beach and get the most from your holiday in Bamburgh, create itinerary details personal to you using our Bamburgh road trip planner.
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  • Absolutely no better than KTWOuk's excellent review in 2016. Just miles of empty sand reached by a winding footpath. Nothing to look at except the sea, the sky, the birds and Holy Island. No fish and....  more »
  • Fantastic stretch of beach. You could walk for miles. Difficult parking and walk initially but well worth the effort. Loved it!  more »
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