Gara Beach

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Description:Gara Beach is a nice sandy beach flanked by rocks found on the coast path about 2 miles east of Mill Bay. Climbing over rocks at the west of the beach there is another small sandy beach

Access:Access from the coast path which is steep in places

Dogs:Dogs allowed all year

Directions:Gara Beach is approximately 2 miles from Mill Bay beach which is approximately 9 miles from Kingsbridge, which is 20 miles from Plymouth. Take the A379 from Plymouth and follow the A379 into south Devon. About a mile after Aveton Gifford, at the Bantham Cross roundabout turn left to continue on the A379 until the Palegate Cross roundabout. Alternatively approaching from the Totnes direction, take the A381 from Totnes until the Palegate Cross roundabout. At the Palegate Cross roundabout turn onto the B3264 and follow this road to Kingsbridge. Approaching Kingsbridge turn right onto the A379 and follow the A379 through Kingsbridge and out of Kingsbridge to the east. About 2 miles east of Kingsbridge at the village of Frogmore, turn right, signposted to East Portlemouth. Follow this road through South Pool and follow the sign posts to East Portlemouth. Note that on this route there are several parts that are impassable at high tide. Continue on this road past the beach at East Portlemouth to the Mill Bay car park. Then walk the coast path east for about 2 miles

Parking:No parking. Park at Mill Bay

Toilets:No

Facilities:None

Activities:None

Safety:No details available

Nearby Beaches:North Sands (13 miles), South Sands (14 miles), East Portlemouth (less than 1 mile),
Mill Bay (2 miles by foot), Elender Cove (1 mile by foot), Hall Sands (5 miles), Bee Sands (5 miles),
Slapton Sands (7 miles)




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