Widemouth Bay, Cornwall

Widemouth Bay tide times



May 2024

Widemouth Bay tide times

Date Low tides High tides
Sat25
01:17
13:34
07:197.0m
19:387.1m
Sun26
01:57
14:14
07:597.0m
20:187.1m
Mon27
02:39
14:56
08:416.8m
21:036.9m
Tue28
03:26
15:44
09:296.6m
21:556.7m
Wed29
04:19
16:40
10:256.4m
22:546.5m
Thu30
05:22
17:47
11:296.2m
Fri31
06:35
19:07
00:036.4m
12:416.1m


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Things to see and do near Widemouth Bay

If you're planning a visit to Widemouth Bay, you'll find that there are plenty of things to see and do in the surrounding area. Here are just a few ideas to help you make the most of your trip.

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  • Surfing – Widemouth Bay is a great spot for surfing, with its long sandy beach and good waves. You can take a lesson or rent a board at the local surf shop.
  • Beach-combing – With its wide expanse of sandy beach, Widemouth Bay is perfect for a day of beach-combing. Look out for interesting shells, sea glass and other treasures.
  • Swimming – The wide bay is perfect for swimming, with its shallow waters and warm temperatures. Make sure to check the tides before heading out.
  • Walking – Widemouth Bay is part of the South West Coast Path, so there are plenty of great walks to be had. Follow the path along the cliff edges for stunning views.
  • Wildlife Watching – Widemouth Bay is home to a wide variety of wildlife, from seabirds to dolphins to seals. Bring a pair of binoculars and see what you can spot.
  • Kayaking – Kayakers can explore the shallow waters of Widemouth Bay, spotting wildlife and admiring the scenery. There are kayak rental places nearby.
  • Shopping – The nearby town of Bude has a number of shops, from independent boutiques to larger chain stores.
  • Eating Out – There are plenty of great places to eat in Bude, from traditional pubs and fish and chips to restaurants serving international cuisine.
  • Local Markets – Check out the local markets in Bude and Padstow, where you can buy fresh local produce and handmade crafts.
  • Cycling – Bude is a great place to explore by bike, with its easy-to-navigate streets and scenic coastal roads.
  • Golf – The Bude Golf Club is just a few miles away, with its 18-hole golf course and stunning views of the bay.
  • Fishing – Fishing is a popular activity in Widemouth Bay, from shore-fishing to boat trips. Check out the local tackle shop for the best spots.
  • Horse-riding – Take a horse-riding lesson or a guided tour of the beach with the Widemouth Bay Equestrian Centre.
  • Exploring Clovelly – Clovelly is a picturesque fishing village just a few miles away. Take a walk around the cobbled streets and admire the views.
  • Visiting Tintagel Castle – Tintagel Castle is a few miles away and is a great place to explore, with its ruins and history.

There are many things to see and do near Widemouth Bay. Whether you're interested in history, nature, or outdoor activities, you'll find plenty of ways to enjoy your time in the area!