Continent
Europe
Country
England (UK)
Next Big City
London
Next Town
Birchington
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Swimmers, Wave breaker
Quality:
Cloudy
Best Tide:
Low tide, Coming tide, Falling tide

One of the best spots for beginners in Kent. The water is shallow for some way out at low tide. Please be aware of the windsurfers, there has been an active club here since the 80's try and give them plenty of room.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Tidal
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Minnis is best sailed at mid to low tide, there is no beach at high tide. The tide goes out a long way which leaves a massive sandy beach to practice on. The beach gets busy in the summer so watch out for the public.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts, Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
N, NNE, NE, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
No information

Winds from NW to NE are ideal.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Head to Birchington on the A28 go left at the roundabout in town and follow that road all the way to the beach. Parking: Free on the seafront or there is a pay and display behind the pub.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

No information