Hest Bank Beach

Visit Hest Bank Beach

Hest Bank is a wide sandy beach just north of Morecambe on the Lancashire coast.The beach is backed by a grassy area with wooden benches dotted along the seafront.

Each year the Cross Bay Challenge starts here, a race across Morecambe Bay raising money for charity.

The sands at Morecambe Bay during low tide can be dangerous, guided cross bay walks are recommended.

This beach is dog friendly all year round.

This beach is …

  • Ideal For Coastal Walks
  • Dog Friendly All Year Round

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

Discover more in the area

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Hest Bank Beach

The nearest train station is Lancaster, which is a 15 – 20 minute drive to Hest Bank Beach front.

Map of Hest Bank 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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