Curracloe Beach ( Awards: Blue Flag Beach ) is long wide fine stretch with 3 main entrances known locally as Culletons Gap / White Gap / Ballinsker / running south to north. White Gap being the largest. Culletons Gap is bordered by the Raven Nature Reserve and forestry. Life guards on site at White Gap during summer months.
Curracloe Beach was used for the filming of the D-Day sequence in Saving Private Ryan, due to similarity to Omaha Beach in Normandy.