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Fishing in South Devon

As is only natural in a place so rich in coastline, it is to be expected that we offer a number of fishing options from lakes, to rivers to the sea for you to look at. A fantastic way to spend the day either relaxing or enjoying the thrill of "wetting the line" with your family. We have also created a feature that included some Top fishing days around Dartmouth in our blog article.

Blackpool Sands, the northernmost in a quartet of South Devon beach fishing marks near Dartmouth, can be successfully fished either from the northern or southern end of the main Blackpool Sands beach. This shore fishing mark is known to produce Bass.... visit website for more information
Dart River Angling Association. The Association has Salmon, Sea Trout and Brown Trout fishing on some nine miles of the beautiful river Dart in Devon, with a mixture of single and double bank fishing. On these pages you will find information useful .... visit website for more information
Salcombe Estuary, unlike Dartmouth has very little fresh water flowing into it. The estuary is predominantly filled by inflowing tidal water. Bass are plentiful but as with Dartmouth the area is designated as a nursery area and the restrictions mainl.... visit website for more information
Start Bay Start bay stretches out from Strete Gate along one of the most beautiful coastal strips in the country out to the imposing start point. We have used the view from the North end as our home page image. Access can be gained with little effor.... visit website for more information
Fishing the Skerries Banks The main Skerries bank stretches from Start point in a fairly straight line to within about two miles of Dartmouth. Inside the main bank are many gently undulating sandbanks, which produce good catches of Plaice, Turbot an.... visit website for more information
When you fish at Salcombe Estuary you will notice that unlike Dartmouth, it has very little fresh water flowing into it. The estuary is chiefly occupied by inflowing tidal water. Bass are ample but as with Dartmouth the area is designated as a nurser.... visit website for more information
Mackerel Fishing specialists, Greenway Ferry not only offer pleasure boat trips but sea fishing trips too. Setting off from the popular fishing town of Brixham which lays claim to one of the UK’s largest fishing ports, this one’s a top choice for fam.... visit website for more information