Back Beach – East Cliff

Visit Back Beach – East Cliff

Back Beach, also known as East Cliff, stretches along from Lyme Regis towards Charmouth West Beach. This beautiful part of the coast is part of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site and the beach is backed by cliffs known as the Spittles.

The rock formations are of great geological interest but visitors must be aware that the cliffs are unstable and are prone to landslides.

Walk the dog all year round at this beach. Be sure to always check the tide times if you are visiting this beach, it is easy to get cut off.

This beach is …

  • Dog Friendly
  • Great for fossil hunting

Have a great day out along the coast.

Dorset Coast Local Links

Play a round of golf at the Highcliffe Golf Course Christchurch Dorset
Enjoy Coastal activities with Jurassic Coast Activites

Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting There

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

LOCATION: Lyme Regis, Dorset
Map of Back 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.

Overlooking the coast UK

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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