Girvan is a popular weekend seaside destination for west coast folk. Its popularity has reduced over the years with the sailing fraternity due to a lack waves but local sailors still frequent its mile long sandy beach. Summer sailing is good with steady winds from all directions.
Getting there: A77 from Glasgow, 1hr 45 mins. Follow signs to beach
Parking: Close to beach
Ideal Wind: Port tack, SE – SW, S or S – SE cross
Accomodation: In town
Water Quality: P
Suitable for: Intermediates