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Clashfarland point

Alternative Name(s): None

Type of Dive:  Clashfarland point is a good shore dive on the Isle of Cumbrae great for large groups of divers.

Suggested experience: Sport diver / advanced trainee 

Travel Directions: From the M8 heading west take the A737 to Saltcoats turn of onto the A760 towards Lochwinnoch and carry on to Largs. In Largs head to the ferry to Cumbrae Leaving the ferry turn left and travel 1.4 miles arrive at Clashfarland point. 

Distance from Glasgow: 35 Miles: 1 hr 17 Mins   Google   

Parking directions: Park at the side of the road beside the small path down to the bay, don't park near the bend.

Clashfarland point parking

Lat & Long:  N55.765763,W-4.893393  Google

Tides: Tide tables

Site entry/exit: Kit up on the grass near the bay and walk in. it's easy to put your fins on at the far side which is about one meter deep. 

Underwater directions: From the bay fin out and to the right Its best to stay shallow no deeper than 17 meters and come back the same way.

Air & Nitrox:  West coast diving  C+C

Site Hazards: Waves into the bay from boats,

Nearest Public phone: Millport 

Mobile Network service: Orange / O2 

Other comments: Good for small life, If you buy a five-ticket deal on the ferry you save £8 per car

Pub: The Royal George Millport

Cafe: None close to here.

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Created by: John Nicolson

Date: 26/4/07 

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