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Lake Drive Pier is an inner harbour beach. The area also includes Ham Common Nature Reserve and Special Site of Scientific Interest (SSSI).
Sand and shingle.
You can access Lake Pier beach by ramp.
Lake Pier is a designated dog beach and can be used all year round. Always keep dogs on a lead on the promenade. Read our dogs on the beach page.
Always keep dogs on a lead on the promenade.
You can't have barbecues on Lake Pier.
Things to do
Nature walks and birdwatching at Ham Common; visit Poole Tourism for more activities in the area.
Page last updated: 05 August 2020