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Liniclate Beach and Machair

Liniclate, Isle Of Benbecula, Outer Hebrides, HS7 5PJ

Type:Beach

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The machair and beaches along the west coast of Benbecula are a haven for wildlife such as ground nesting waders including the oystercatcher, lapwing, dunlin, ring plover, redshank and the snipe that return here to nest each year. Listen out also for the illusive corncrake whilst taking in the breathtaking horizon as the sun sets on Liniclate Beach.

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What's Nearby

  1. Museum nan Eilean is part of the Heritage Service operated by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar…

    0.23 miles away
  2. Borve Castle stood three storeys high. Now in ruins you can still see the five foot deep…

    0.67 miles away
  3. The Great Yellow Bumblebee is a large bee with a yellow or brownish yellow body with a…

    0.8 miles away
  1. Scan this freshwater loch from the roadside

    1.1 miles away
  2. Often encountered at the roadside during the morning and late evenings from May - July.

    1.41 miles away
  3. 23rd June 1746. Neil is arrested by the militia at the South Ford. He finds that Flora…

    1.9 miles away
  4. Benbecula War Memorial

    2.11 miles away
  5. This small bay holds Eiders throughout the year.

    2.15 miles away
  6. Along the west coast of South Uist is an approx. 20 mile strip of stunning white beach…

    2.48 miles away
  7. 27th April 1746. The Captain of Clanranald at Nunton House hears news of the Prince's…

    2.59 miles away
  8. St Michaels Catholic Church
    2.61 miles away
  9. The current steading was built in the early 1700’s; originally the site was part of a…

    2.66 miles away
  10. More abundant to the west of the main road. You can access the area easily as it is…

    2.67 miles away
  11. Check the islands at the north-west end of the loch.

    2.67 miles away
  12. Teampull Mhoire

    Ruined Chapel dating back to the 16th Century

    2.69 miles away
  13. Culla bay beach is a stunning white sandy beach and can be accessed from Nunton or Aird.

    2.72 miles away
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