Portsmouth Sea Fishing


Your guide to sea fishing in Portsmouth, from beach and boat.

Portsmouth is a beautiful port city on the South Coast with a rich Naval history. The stony beaches offer some excellent and varied fishing, from surf marks to pier fishing and even some great spots for finding micro-species. There really is something for everyone here.

Portsmouth Tide Times

Portsmouth Fishing Guide

As for equipment, your normal beach fishing gear will be more than adequate. If you’re a beginner looking for your first rod, our suggestion is the classic Shakespeare Ugly Stik. It’s an excellent, dependable rod suitable for a range of situations. It’ll last you years too.

Beginner carp fishing course

Complete beginner? Don’t know where to start? Our Beginner Carp Fishing Course is the perfect way to get started in carp fishing in just one day. Learn everything from how to tie a simple rig, how to cast, and how to land your first fish! Aimed at true beginners, you don’t need to have any prior knowledge or equipment – everything is provided. Prices start at just £50 and you’ll be catching carp in no time!