Uphill Slipway lies immediately north and east of the headland of Brean Down near Weston Super Mare in Somerset.
Uphill beach lies seawrd of the village of Uphill, at the southern end of Weston-super-Mare beach. Sandy in nature, it faces northwest into the Bristol channel and offers a range of facilities including shops, toilets, disabled toilets and slipway. Parking and disabled parking are available. it is even possible to park along the back of the beach.
The beach is popular with kitesurfers and also windsurfers. The nearby marina and boatyard may be of interest to boat owners whilst the Brean Down Nature Reserve is a great place to spot all types of wildllife.
Keen ramblers will enjoy walking north along the beach to Weston and Sand Bay or south over Brean Down to Berrow and Burnham-on-Sea.
Note: Dog restrictions apply on the beach - please check local signage.
✔ Flora and Fauna
✔ Sandy beach
✔ Cafe, shop or pub
✔ Easily accessible
✔ Dogs on some parts of beach
OS Explorer Map 153: Weston-super-Mare & Bleadon Hill
This map is part of the Ordnance Survey's Explorer series designed to replace the old Pathfinder map series. At 1:25,000 scale this detailed map shows a host of attractions including gardens which are open to the public, nature reserves and country parks as well as all official footpaths, bridleways, roads and lanes. Other facilities covered include: camping and caravan sites, picnic areas and viewpoints, selected places of interest, rights of way information for England and Wales, National Trail and Recreational Path routes, and selected tourist information. The series is aimed mainly at the experienced map user but can be used by tourists and locals alike.
Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:
Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:
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