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Time And Tide-Morecambe Bay

Time And Tide-Morecambe Bay

Discover the Natural Wonders of Morecambe Bay at Lothlorien – Your Perfect Holiday Rental Property!

Every day, visitors to Lothlorien in Grange-over-Sands are treated to the ever-changing views of the magnificent Morecambe Bay.

The twice-daily ebb and flow of the tides complicates the intricate pattern of water channels in the Bay.

Additionally, the River Kent carves deep, ever-shifting, channels into the shimmering sands of the Bay, as it gracefully flows down through Kendal out into the bay, creating a captivating spectacle.

Time And Tide-Morecambe Bay

Dating back to medieval times, fishing in the bay was a vital part of the economy for religious houses, with the main catch being easily caught ‘flukes’ or flounders.

However, over the years, the treacherous sands have claimed the lives of hundreds of people, including fishermen and travellers who have fallen victim to the dangerous tides and quicksands.

In particular, most  have fallen victim to the dangerous tides and quicksands.

In the eighteenth century, writers described the unforgettable sight of long lines of travellers, including coaches, carriages, carts, and pack ponies, crossing the sands.

Though still marked as a public road on maps, strategically placed signs now offer dire warnings about using the route.

For a safe journey across the sands, it is essential to be guided by an experienced professional. Michael Wilson, the King’s Official Guide.

The guide leads Cross Bay Walks, ensuring walkers navigate the treacherous sands from Arnside to Kents Bank safely.

Experience the captivating allure of Morecambe Bay, where gently rolling farmland and classic seaside towns surround its shifting sands.

Stay at Lothlorien, a perfect holiday rental property in the picturesque village of Kents Bank, right on the edge of the bay.

Time And Tide-Morecambe Bay

So, escape the hustle and bustle of daily life and find solace in the beauty of Morecambe Bay.

Time And Tide-Morecambe Bay

Unwind, rejuvenate, and embrace the magic of this special area here at Lothlorien.

And here’s the best part – we welcome your furry friends too! Lothlorien Holiday Cottage offers dog-friendly holiday accommodation, so you can create lasting memories with your beloved companions.

If you are looking for a dog-friendly holiday cottage on the edge of Morecambe Bay with stunning bay views and large secure garden enquire here.


We invite you to stay at Lothlorien

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June 3rd
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