Please be aware that there are unstable cliff edges on this reserve and for your own safety, it is important to stay on the designated footpaths.
Seaton Cliffs has spectacular red sandstone cliffs with numerous sea caves, stacks, blowholes and arches. The cliffs support a mosaic of habitats, including coastal grassland, sand dunes and woodland.
- Seabird colonies
- Dolphins often seen offshore
Best time to visit?
- May to Jul for seabirds
- May to Jul for wildflowers
- May to Jul for butterflies
- Anytime for dolphins
Plants, such as thrift, sea campion and six species of vetch, thrive in these conditions, and over 300 species of invertebrates are attracted to the wildflowers.
The Angus Coastal Route goes through the reserve.