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Sea Safety Advice

Burnham Overy Staithe

Water safety advice for visitors to Burnham Overy Staithe, Scolt Head Island and Brancaster.

Burnham Overy Podcast

A chat with Overy ferry skipper John Thompson and local sailing instructor Ash Faire-Ring

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Kayaks and paddleboards at Burnham Overy Staithe

Burnham Overy Paddlers poster

Advice poster for kayakers and stand-up paddle boards in Burnham Overy harbour

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Swimming at Burnham Overy Staithe

Burnham Overy Swimmers poster

Advice poster for swimmers in Burnham Overy harbour

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Scolt Head Island

Tide Times

To avoid being cut off by the incoming tide on the sands or marshes, make sure you are back at Overy Staithe or on the coast path at least four hours before the time of high water shown above.

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