County Durham
Crimdon Dene Beach
Crimdon Dene Beach is a picturesque coastal spot, celebrated for its sweeping dunes and lengthy stretches of sandy beach. It offers a peaceful retreat for visitors, with ample space for leisurely walks, picnics, and beach games. The beach is backed by the scenic Crimdon Dene, a nature reserve that is home to a variety of wildlife, including rare plants and birds. It is particularly popular among horse riders and nature enthusiasts, who find the dunes and the beach's natural environment quite inviting.


TS27 4BN,
North East England


Our Day at Crimdon Dene Beach

Hunting for Sea Glass

While I have not personally visited this particular beach, the information provided on this site is a compilation of contributions and experiences from a community of individuals who have. Their insights offer a broad view of what to expect and how to maximize your sea glass hunting adventure there. If you have had the opportunity to explore this location and gather sea glass, your input would be highly valued. By sharing your experience, tips, or any unique finds in the comment section below, you can help enrich this resource for future visitors and fellow enthusiasts. Your knowledge and perspective are what make this community informative and engaging, so please don’t hesitate to contribute.

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There is parking available at Crimdon Dene Holiday Park, which offers direct access to the beach. During the summer months or on particularly sunny days, it's advisable to arrive early to secure a parking spot due to its popularity among locals and visitors.


From Hartlepool, take the A1086 north towards Blackhall Colliery. Follow the signs to Crimdon Dene Holiday Park, which is located close to the beach. As you approach, you will find designated parking areas and signs directing you to the beach access points.


Public toilets are available within the Crimdon Dene Holiday Park, a short walk from the beach.


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