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Blackpool Sands

Start Bay

Location Overview

Truly beautiful beach to launch from. Paddle left towards Dartmouth Harbour or right towards Slapton Sands; lots of gorgeous scenery and coves to explore. Steeply shelving beach and very tidal so be aware of high and low tide Blackpool is a private beach which charges a daily rate to park but it's well worth it; it's one of the most beautiful locations in the UK. Start Bay is regularly visited by dolphins and humpback whales - so be prepared for some close encounters!

  • Launch Point
  • Paid Parking
  • Year-Round Bathrooms
  • Drinking Water
  • Food Available
  • Campsites
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Hazard

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