COVID- 19 Due to a national lockdown from 4th January 2021, Pier Fishing will be unavailable until further notice.
Take your fishing to the end of one of our historic piers. Both Boscombe and Bournemouth piers offer great fishing locations year round.
From June through to September expect to find Bass, Smoothhoung, Mullet, Mackerel, Garfish, Gurnard, Bream, Scad, Ray, Dogfish, Soles and Flounders. In the Winter you will see Place, Codling and Whiting. Due to the popularity of the pier during Summer, it is reccomended to fish early in the morning or late in the evening prefferably on an incoming tide.
Entry prices can be found on the Bournemouth Pier page.
Boscombe Pier is a typical pier fishing mark. Shorter than Bournemouth Pier and on a sandy bottom, It offers lots of species. You can catch Bass, Bream, Mackeral, Scad, Soles, Smoothounds, Garfish and Gurnard during the summer and Whiting, Flatties, and sometimes Codling during the Winter. Best results come in the evening.
there is no price for entry to Boscombe Pier.
The beaches themselves offer the perfect spot to catch a variety of fish and local tackle and bait shops can be found dotted along the coast.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Adult Ticket||£7.30 per ticket|
|Junior/Senior Citizen||£5.00 per ticket|
|Season Ticket||£54.00 per ticket|
|Winter Opening Hours (2 Nov 2021 - 2 Apr 2022)|
|Monday - Sunday||09:00||- 15:30*|
* *times subject to change due to adverse weather
*Season fishing passes run from 1 April to 31 March each year.