Located just around the corner from Bigbury-On-Sea, Challaborough beach is a relatively sheltered crescent of sand ideal for families. As the tide goes out it reveals plenty of rock pools and masses of space for kids to run around on.
As a Blue Flag beach Challaborough has all the facilities you would expect including a shop, cafe, toilets and a seasonal lifeguard service. The water quality is also very good.
Challaborough is suitable for a range of water sports depending on conditions. Outside of the summer months there can be good waves here and it is a popular surf spot.
The car park at Challaborough itself is a little on the small side so during the summer it may be necessary to park at neighbouring Bigbury-On-Sea and make the 10 minute walk along the coast path.
Challaborough beach tide times
Tue 20th OctoberLow 2:51am (0.65m)
High 8:57am (5.72m)
Low 3:11pm (0.78m)
High 9:18pm (5.57m)
Wed 21st OctoberLow 3:31am (1.02m)
High 9:35am (5.47m)
Low 3:52pm (1.16m)
High 9:57pm (5.22m)
Thu 22nd OctoberLow 4:11am (1.48m)
High 10:13am (5.16m)
Low 4:36pm (1.61m)
High 10:39pm (4.84m)
Fri 23rd OctoberLow 4:54am (1.95m)
High 10:59am (4.84m)
Low 5:27pm (2.05m)
High 11:35pm (4.50m)