Family friendly beach close to Bude centre
Clean, tidy, lifeguarded from May to September and with level access and plentiful parking, Crooklets beach is one of the most popular beaches in Cornwall for families.
Just five minutes walk from the centre of Bude, a pounding shorebreak and fun, rideable waves along the whole length of the beach make this a great spot for surfers of all abilities. Swimming, sailing and snorkelling are popular too.
Extensive facilities including a café, play area, outdoor swimming pool, toilets and a shower add to the attraction and popularity of Crooklets. Why not hire a sand chair or a colourful beach hut as your base for the day? Contact the Tourist Information Centre for more details on 01288 354240.
At low tide this dog friendly beach in Cornwall (off season only) links with nearby Summerleaze and Northcott Mouth and offers wide expanses of sand to play beach games as well as lots of chances to explore rockpools and coves for wildlife and fossils.
A cliff top walk in spring or summertime through wildflower meadows of daffs and primroses, or the blue stars of spring squill.
Marveling at amazing rock shapes, formed as ocean beds over 300 million years ago and compressed into dramatic patterns by mountain building earth movements.