An extensive sandy beach in a rural environment. The area has a vulnerable dune system which is protected and is a designated Special Area of Conservation (SAC). The beach lies within the Akeragh, Banna and Barrow Harbour SAC and proposed Natural Heritage Area (pNHA) as well as the Magharee Islands SAC and Tralee Bay Complex Special Protection Area (SPA).

The beach is located 7km north of Tralee Town. This site is of major ecological interest due both to its range of habitats and wildfowl. To access this beach follow the R551 from Tralee.

The beach is lifeguarded during the bathing season. Lifeguard times can be viewed by clicking on the tab above or by checking out the information noticeboard at the beach.


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