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Red Point

(Gairloch Red Point)

Highland, Scotland


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A secluded and untouched beach.

Redpoint North is characterised by its red-hued sand. The beach is a mix of sand and shingle bordered by outcrops and dunes. Please note that the nearest local facilities are 8 miles away.

Sand Shingle

Weather and tides for Tuesday 23 April

Tonight
Chance of rain 4%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph
Tomorrow (Wednesday)
Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Red Point is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 10:52 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 5:12 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   8.7°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Red Point

Things to do and see in the area

Latitude 57 Arts & Crafts (4.5 miles)
Shieldaig Falconry (5.5 miles)
Hebridean Whale Cruises (6.2 miles)
Gairloch Marine Life Centre & Cruises (6.2 miles)
Gairloch Golf Club (6.2 miles)
Glendale Self Drive Boat Hire (6.2 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Redpoint

Location type: Rural

Nearest village: Badachro

OS Grid: NG727687

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: Highland

Nearest postcode: IV21 2AX

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Visitor information for Red Point, Highland, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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