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Strathy Bay

This is a beautiful, sheltered and enclosed Bay in the heart of Mackay country. Naturally formed with sand dunes it has outstanding views of the Pentland Firth. There is a free car park. Water quality is currently untested at Strathy Bay.

Getting there

Strathy Bay is on a minor road, off the A836 between Bettyhill and Melvich (signposted to Strathy East). Keep left if entering village from the east and take the right fork if approaching from the west entrance.

Contact details

Sandy Fraser
01408 635 324
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