Castlegregory

Maherabeg Blue Flag Beach 2013

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Castlegregory, Kerry, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)667121288
E: blueflag@eeu.antaisce.org

Maherabeg Blue Flag Beach 2013 is an extensive sandy beach and dune system. It is located in Castlegregory, County Kerry and is a protected area.

Maherabeg Beach is located three miles north of Castlegregory on the Magherees Peninsula and has been awarded the Blue Flag for 2013.

The whole area is protected and is a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) and proposed Natural Heritage Area (pNHA); Tralee Bay and Magharee Peninsula, West to Cloghane pNHA and SAC. The beach also lies within the Tralee Bay Complex Special Protection Area (SPA) and the Dingle Peninsula SPA.

The beach is lifeguarded during the bathing season and more information can be found on the noticeboard located at the beach.