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Grange-over-Sands & Kents Bank Beach

Grange over Sands, Cumbria

On the edge of the endless sands of Morecambe bay. This is often the starting point for guided walks across the bay. Please note. these walks should only be attempted with a guide.

Beach Type



The town has cafes
Pubs and shops as well as a campsite


Coastal walks
Guided walks across Morecambe bay

Nature and Wildlife

Guided walks across Morecambe bay. coastal walks.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Grange-over-Sands TIC Victoria Hall. Main Street. Grange-over-Sands LA11 6DP Tel. 015395 34026 [email protected]


Nearest town: Grange over Sands
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1896, -2.91197
Postcode: LA11 7SY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Take junction 36 of the M6 and turn towards Kendal. At Sedgwick. take the A590 south west before turning off to Grange-Over-Sands

Public Transport

There is a train station in Grange-Over-Sands.

Nearest Railway Stations

Grange-Over-Sands (About a mile away)
Kents Bank (About a mile and a half away)
Cark & Cartmel (Approx. 2 miles away)
Arnside (Approx. 3 miles away)
Silverdale (Approx. 5 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking is available next to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Kents Bank Road, Grange-over-Sands (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Berners Close, Grange-over-Sands (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Hampsfell Road, Grange-over-Sands (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Main Street, Grange-over-Sands (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Grange over Sands Station, Grange-over-Sands (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Windermere Road, Grange-over-Sands (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Cartmel Park, Cartmel (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Cark & Cartmel Station, Cark (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Arnside Knott, Arnside (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Eaves Wood, Silverdale (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Grange over Sands