It always seems that the best beaches are the most difficult to get to, and this secluded cove near Aberporth is no exception. The nearest (roadside) parking is at Parcllyn (Grid Ref SN244513). From here it is a good ¾ mile walk along the coastal path, which after an inland diversion around the DERA site runs high along the top of the valley, by-passing the beach. A steep path which is easily overlooked, descends into the narrow valley. There used to be a small settlement here and steps have been cut into the rocks to make the final descent a little easier, but a little climbing is necessary for the last 9 feet or so.
The beach is sand at low tide, with some caves. About 100 yards away a small stream tumbles down a large rock face, before purling more gently down the rocks behind the beach. It's a good beach for some wild swimming, sunbathing and peace and quiet.
The photos were taken an hour before low tide.