Cowal, Scotland – Ostel Bay (known as Kilbride Bay) – Tuesday 5th September

Sweeping crescent of sand at Ostel Bay

Tuesday 5th September : Ostel Bay, Cowal, Scotland

Ostel Bay (also known as Kilbride Bay), Cowal.

Ostel Bay is a sweeping crescent of sand, backed by low dunes and machair with views south across Loch Fyne and Inchmarnock Water to Kintyre and the Isle of Arran.

Tuesday 5th September 2017 at 12noon to 3pm

The event is organised locally by Juliette Gill, Regional Coordinator and Jon Oates, Swims Coordinator for British Naturism Scotland and North of England Region (BN SANER).

This is a public, free, open-access event without the need for pre-booking.

Please bring your own picnic and refreshments, sunscreen, hat & warm/waterproof clothing if the weather forecast looks unpromising. There is no shelter on or near the beach, so be prepared.

Beach games & songs are strongly encouraged. Bring your own frisbee, boules, football, guitar etc.

The nearest bus stop is at the crossroads in Millhouse, about two miles from the beach.

If travelling by car, please park tidily on the verge north of Kilbride Farm. (SatNav Lat 55.863572, Long -5.2634094)

Follow the track about three quarters of a mile, crossing a flat boggy area (be prepared for dampness underfoot after rain) to the beach.


The Barn at Millcroft

Contact details

Further information

The Beach RFoad to Ostel Bay