Sailing Guide

Castletownbere Dir.

Castletownbere Dir.

Characteristics

Description

White hut red stripe. Character:Dir Oc WRG 5s
19/08/2007
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Localisation

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Sites around Castletownbere Dir.
Flying distances - Direct line

Ardnakinna Point

1.7nm
195°
White round tower. Character:Fl (2) WR 10s
19 Aug 07

Sheeps Head

6.5nm
161°
Sheeps head marks the Southern entrance of Bantry bay.
Bantry bay offers a number of well sheltered anchorages accessible in all weather: Castletown Bearhaven, a fishing harbour on the North shore of the bay is well lit and can easily be entered at night. Adrigole, halfway up ...
3 Jan 17

Roancarrigmore

5.9nm
86°
White round tower black band. Character:Fl WR 3s
18 Aug 07

Mizen Head

12nm
165°
The Southernmost point of the Irish mainland, Mizzen head is a major headland with should be treated with due respect as the tidal streams round the headland reach 4 knots and can give a very nasty sea if running against a swell. The tide runs East on the flood and West on the ebb.
2 Jan 17

Crookhaven

12nm
143°
Holding is not great in the bay (patches of sea weed). It is possible to come alongside the pier in front of the pub. Very little in the way of facilities, but picturesque, and a convenient stop if waiting for the tide to round Mizzen head.
3 Jan 17

Bull Rock

15nm
257°
Marks the South entrance of the Kenmare river,  a most picturesque bay (despite its name), which offers a number of safe and beautiful harbours such as Sneem and Kilmakilloge. Darryname at the Northern entrance of the bay (North of Abbey Island) is also a beautiful and safe anchorage ...
3 Jan 17

Copper Point

16nm
121°
Marks the  entrance to Schull, a well sheltered harbour with good facilities. Long island sound is a beautiful sail.
3 Jan 17

Little Samphire Isla

37nm
Marque l'entree  du port de plaisance de Fenit.
3 Jan 17

Valentia Leading Lig

22nm
318°
White red stripe on wall. Character:Oc 4s
19 Aug 07

Valentia Dir. Lead

22nm
318°
White conical tower red stripe. Character:Oc WRG 4s
19 Aug 07

Cromwell Point

23nm
318°
White tower. Character:Fl WR 2s
19 Aug 07

Skelligs

24nm
287°
Au moyen age, cette ile escarpee et presque inacessible etait habitee par des moines qui y construisirent des huttes de pierres. C'est un haut lieu tourisitque, inscrit au pratimoine mondiale de l'UNESCO.
3 Jan 17
Local Area

Shannon

La cote Ouest de l'Irlande, entre Mizen head (la pointe sud) et Erris Head, offre un des plus beau bassin de croisiere d'Europe, Les courants de maree y sont relativement faibles, la brume rare, et de nombreux ports naturels (a defaut de ports de plaisance equipes!) offrent un nombre ...
1 Jan 17

NE Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the second-largest of the world's oceanic divisions; with a total area of about 106.4 million square kilometres (41.1 million square miles), it covers approximately one-fifth of the Earth's surface.
The Atlantic Ocean has irregular coasts indented by numerous ...
31 Jul 11

Clare Island

Clare Island is an  island guarding the entrance to Clew Bay. The permanent population is around 120 people and the island has a shop with a post office, two bars, a restaurant, a few BnBs, a primary school and a daily ferry service to Roonagh quay.
The island is the highest ...
2 Jan 17
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