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its ok but wouldnt do a detour

its ok for a walk but I wouldn't spend an afternoon there I find its not as relaxing as other place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RoxaneD999
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Montreal, Canada
Must see for dinosaurs enthusiasts

Was surprised this place existed! Found out about this by chance and realised dinosaur footprints... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Milo886
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“low tide” (2 reviews)
“rocks” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Barry, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its ok for a walk but I wouldn't spend an afternoon there I find its not as relaxing as other place since people are mostly all walking or running instead of just relaxing. I wouldn't blame it on the place but more on my own...More

Thank RoxaneD999
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Was surprised this place existed! Found out about this by chance and realised dinosaur footprints are still visible on the shore of this beach. Went there with my GF and her nephews who loved it. There is not dedicated parking and the place is quite...More

1  Thank Milo886
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Having recently moved into a neighboring area my parter and I decided to take a walk to try and find the dinosaur footprints we had been told about! With the help of a kind lady and her two children we were able to find the...More

Thank SWH100
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

The great thing about the Bendricks is that it's not as busy as its neighbouring beaches (Jackson bay, Whitmore bay, and sully beach). You can walk the rocks all the way around to Jackson bay if you wish, making a great coastal walk, which my...More

Thank DominiqueWilliams92
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Great for young Dinosaur made children. With the sea behind you the footprints are located to the left of the runway. Go at low tide. Access is not great. Lovely scenery and you can watch the enthusiastic fishermen. However there are no facilities. Although it's...More

1  Thank KDEEvans0
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

If you have any interest in geology, fossils or natural history this location is for you. It is accessible from a grassy area opposite the municipal recycling centre (dump) entrance. Just pull up on the left and cross the grass/rough ground. Once there clamber down...More

5  Thank Delmeboy
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Set off the main Sully to Bendricks road and accessible down a narrow track road with a small car park located at the pebbly beach entrance this is a nice secluded beach ideal for a little stroll and view of the channel and for walking...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

A beach with fossils, what could be better to send the children off on for hours on end hunting for the dinosaur footsteps found on the beach. Not a lot of facilities nearby, bring a packed lunch.

Thank James l
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

It is not so much a beach as just a place where the sea meets the land. Not very accessible. No facilities at all. N sand. Nothing.

Thank WelshTrekker
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

we spend time her with our youth group how meet close by it has good sand quality and the bay is small you can walk around the headland from here to baryy island

2  Thank BarryWalesAngie
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