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Cruising Grounds
Cruising Grounds

Cruising Grounds

Whitehaven is the most accessible safe haven on the NW Cumbrian coast, with access at almost all states of tide making it a superb base for cruising to the Isle of Man, Ireland, north Wales and a stepping off point for heading north to the Clyde and the Western Isles of Scotland.
Download our 2014 Marina Guide Cruising Pages for more ideas!
  • Only 40 miles to the Isle of Man, great for a weekend’s cruise.
  • An excellent re-victualling stopover for boats on a round Britain trip.
  • Crew changeover port – excellent transport links
  • Good stopping point for passages between west of Scotland and south coast of England
  • Offers a warm welcome to rallies and cruises during the summer season
  • For detailed pilotage notes download our PDF here or the Marina Guide pages here.


Tel: +44 (0)1946 692435

Whitehaven Marina