Reiss, Scotland

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Reiss
Reiss is located in Caithness
Reiss
Reiss
 Reiss shown within the Caithness area
OS grid reference ND340552
Council area Highland
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Wick
Postcode district KW1 4
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
List of places
UK
Scotland

Coordinates: 58°28′49″N 3°07′57″W / 58.48041°N 3.13248°W / 58.48041; -3.13248

Reiss Sands

Reiss is a village in the former county of Caithness, now in the Highland council area of northern Scotland. It is well known in the Caithness area for its beach and also the 18-hole Wick golf course.

It is 3 miles (4.8 km) north of Wick and 15 miles (24 km) south of John o' Groats. Reiss is mainly made up of two areas, the Reiss Village and Nordwall Park housing areas. Added to this there are various houses dotted through the area, as well as a trailer park.