Devon Beach Guide

Ayrmer Cove

Description:
Ayrmer Cove is a picturesque sandy cove with rock pools. Unfortunately there are no facilities and the beach is a 20 minute walk from the car park. There is excellent scenery and good walking east to Challaborough and Bigbury.
Safety:
No details available. See Beach Safety Guide.
Access:
There is a 20 minute walk to the beach, not suitable for wheel chairs or push chairs.
Dogs:
Dogs allowed all year.
Directions:
Ayrmer Cove is approximately 16 miles from Plymouth. Take the A379 from Plymouth into south Devon and continue east on the A379 past Modbury, then turn right at the Harraton Cross crossroads onto the B3392 signposted to Bigbury. Alternatively from the Totnes direction take the A381 from Totnes and turn onto the A379 at the Palegate Cross roundabout and head westwards on the A379 past Aveton Gifford and turn left at the Harraton Cross crossroads. Continue on the B3392 and at St Anns Chapel turn right (signposted to Challaborough and Ringmore) and continue on this road to Ringmore. Drive through Ringmore and just after exiting Ringmore, there is track on the right signposted to the Ayrmer Cove National Trust car park. There is then a 20 minute walk from the car park down to Ayrmer Cove.
Post Code:
TQ7 4HL.
Parking:
1 National Trust car park approximately a 20 minute walk from the car park.
Toilets:
No.
Facilities:
None.
Activities:
None.
Nearby Alternative Beaches:
Mothecombe (11 miles, sandy beach, part dog friendly)
Challaborough (1 mile, sandy beach, disabled access)
Bigbury (4 miles, sandy beach, surfing, part dog friendly, disabled access)
Bantham Sand (7 miles, sandy beach, surfing, part dog friendly)
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