Marsland Mouth Beach
Description:Marsland Mouth is a large pebble beach with some sand on the North Devon coast. The beach is only accessible on the coast path. The river that flows onto the beach is the county boundary between Devon and Cornwall.
Safety:No details available. See Beach Safety Guide.
Access:The nearest car park is at Welcombe Mouth. From Welcombe Mouth, Marsland Mouth is about 30 minutes walking on the coast path which is very steep in places.
Dogs:Dogs allowed all year.
Directions:Welcombe Mouth is about 14 miles from Bude (in North Cornwall) and 19 miles from Bideford. Take the A39 north from Bude or west from Bideford. Several miles north of Kilkhampton on the A39 there is a signposted turning to Welcombe. Follow this road through the small villages of Darracott and Mead and then turn left where signposted to Welcombe Mouth and follow this lane (which is narrow with an uneven and rough surface) to the car park above Welcombe Mouth Beach. Then take the coast path south to Marsland Mouth.
Post Code:EX39 6HL (Welcombe Mouth).
Parking:No parking. Park at Welcombe Mouth
Nearby Alternative Beaches:
Bude, Cornwall (16 miles, sandy beach, surfing, dog friendly, disabled access)
Welcombe Mouth (less than 1 mile on coast path, pebble and sandy beach, dog friendly)
Hartland Quay (7 miles, harbour with sandy beach)
Westward Ho! (18 miles, sandy beach, surfing, part dog friendly, disabled access)