It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 630 metres wide, backed by sand dunes. A stream flows onto the beach. Shorthorn beach was previously named Crinnis Golf Links beach,
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The tide at Shorthorn Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 2:42 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 8:43 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 17.1°CDetailed weather and tides »
Follow Beach Road to the car park.
Dogs not allowed
Beach manually cleaned daily.
No lifeguard cover at this beach
Excellent water quality
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Pinetum Gardens (1.1 miles)
Cornwall Football Golf (1.4 miles)
Historic Port of Charlestown (1.5 miles)
St Austell Brewery (2.8 miles)
Fowey Aquarium (4 miles)
Fowey Town Tours (4 miles)
Fowey Estuary (4 miles)
Encounter Cornwall (4 miles)
Fowey River Trips and Sea Cruises (4 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 2 miles west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 3 miles by road.
less than a mile west-southwest as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
around 2 miles west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 2 miles by road.
Location: Carlyon Bay
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: SX062522
Local Authority: Cornwall
Parish: St. Blaise
Nearest postcode: PL24 2SQ
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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