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How to find fossils at Lyme Regis?

Fossil hunting is one of the most popular activities in Lyme Regis. Every year visitors flock to this section of the Jurassic Coast in search of treasures dating back thousands of years. If you’d like to look for fossils during your day trip to Lyme Regis we recommend signing up to a guided walk. The experienced guide will teach you what to look out for and ensure you’re hunting responsibly.

The best beaches for fossil hunting in Lyme Regis are East Cliff Beach and Church Cliff Beach. Both are situated at the Eastern end of the town towards Charmouth. They can get cut off at high water, so always check the tide times before heading out.


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