Saltwick Bay Beach, Whitby

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  • long way down from the top of the cliffs, some steps where quite large in depth and being 5"2 i struggled, however, aided by my son, we managed to get down, some of the path is slanted and some of it ...  more »
  • A bit steep to get down on beach but well worth it ,a lovely little cove not to busy .The climb back up was hard but will still be going again next time with a picnic  more »
  • We visited on a damp cloudy day but that didn't ruin our visit in any way in fact it probably helped as the bay was more or less deserted. Fossils were super easy to find, in the hour we were there we...  more »

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