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Rockcliffe

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Off the A710, Rockcliffe DG5 4QQ, Scotland
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Off the A710, Rockcliffe DG5 4QQ, Scotland
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"spend an afternoon"
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"coastal walk"
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"public toilets"
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"hidden gem"
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"ice cream"
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"garden room"
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"tides"
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"coastline"
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"beauty"
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"kippford"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did a walk from Kippford to Rockcliffe. Well worth the effort, it's not hard but has some great views. We had a lovely snack at the Garden Room which has a small antiques and cafe, which sells just the tea and cakes. It's towards...More

Thank philmal2018
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

This is a fascinating place with ever changing views across to the Cumbrian coast. There is some parking- a large free car park as you arrive at the top of the village- and public toilets. Sadly no pub or restaurant. The Garden Room does coffee,...More

Thank KatherineD613
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The peace and beauty of Rockcliffe and views from Mark's Mote are definitely worth experiencing. Guide boards give route options but keep a sharp eye out for way markers as some are a little obscured or even absent. Take a wander, short or long, you're...More

Thank 66ric
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Even though we’ve been coming to Balcary Bay for 13 years, we’ve never attempted this walk before but after finding it on tripadvisor, we decided it would be a good walk with the dog. There are a few different routes you can take and we...More

Thank Chi M
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

I came to the area with my partner for a weekend away and there area some beautiful areas to walk around here. The beach, although rocky is wonderful to walk along with amazing rock formations. I highly recommend this area to visit.

Thank Mikey_P7
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Having a holiday cottage nearby we visit Rockcliffe regularly and walk to Sandyhills with the dog. The beaches along are spectacular with hidden coves and rock-pools for the kids to go crabbing.

Thank littlej27
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Their is a carpark just before the beach. On your walk down to the beach you will pass a charming little antique shop where you can stop for coffee and cakes in the garden. The beach itself is good to stroll along with a gorgeous...More

Thank Jacqueline M
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Killing time before going to the zip wire experience and the girl at the activity centre suggested we visit Rockcliffe. Nice walk through the forest led to a fantastic rocky beach area. One of the best ways to while away 3 hours you will ever...More

Thank Wino1962
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Rockcliffe is a brilliant place to go for the day for the whole family, there is a beach for the kids to play on with great views. They have a cafe at the top end coming into Rockcliffe which is very good. They have an...More

1  Thank Danmorgan2000
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

Went on a nice sunny day. Great place for kids to have a good run round on shell beach and not very busy. Toilets and ice cream ven at one end of bay.. plenty of nice walks . I walked to Kippford a nice easy...More

1  Thank Beverley W
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