It is a remote, sheltered bay of mainly shingle, sand and pebble, approximately 140 metres wide and surrounded by high cliffs. The Crackington Stream flows onto the beach.
Crackington Haven Beach is on the Pentire Point - Widemouth Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.
Cove Sand Shingle
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The Gildhouse, Poundstock (1.1 miles)
Rebel Cinema (4.3 miles)
Beeny Cliff & Pentargon Falls Path Walk (4.4 miles)
Boscastle Visitors Centre (4.4 miles)
The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic (4.4 miles)
Boscastle - South West Coast Path walk (4.4 miles)
Boscastle Harbour (4.7 miles)
Freewave Surf Academy - Day Adventures (4.9 miles)
Rocky Valley (6.3 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 5 miles northeast as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
around 7 miles north-northeast as the seagull flies, around 11 miles by road.
around 5 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 6 miles by road.
around 7 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 9 miles by road.
around 9 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 15 miles by road.
Location: Crackington Haven
Location type: Village
OS Grid: SX142968
Local Authority: Cornwall
Parish: St. Gennys
Nearest postcode: EX23 0JG
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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