Askam Beach

Visit Askam Beach

Askam Beach with stunning panoramic views across the estuary to Duddon Sands, is part of the large nature reserve and home to an array wildlife. The sandy beach has a pier made from slag, preserving the memory of the iron ore trade and industrial history of the area.

Did you Know? The Askam Beach area is home to 15% of the UK’s natterjack toad population.

Askam Beach is dog friendly and walkers can take take in the beautiful coastline and natural scenery.

This beach is …

  • Dog friendly
  • Great for nature lovers

Have a great day out along the coast.

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Header Photo by UKBeachDays

Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Askam Beach

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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