Balmedie is a flat sandy beach with dunes located in Aberdeenshire.
Explore miles of beautiful flat sandy beaches just 5 miles from Aberdeen. You can walk a few miles north or south. Facilities include parking, a ranger center, toilets, and shops.
The long and wide beach is surrounded by an extensive dune system that stretches from Aberdeen to Newburgh north of the Ethan River mouth and stretches for 14 miles (23 kilometers). The primary vegetation of dynamic dunes is du grass. They support all kinds of wild animals and plants.