During the early summer good catches of sea bream and pout whiting are taken from boats over the rocky ledges on the north side of the Bay. Bass are also taken here and from the shore. Caught along the coast to the westward but a professional boat-man should be in attendance if trips in this direction are undertaken, since the tides off Peveril Point and Durlston Head run very strongly.
There is a local Angling Club who organise competitions regularly throughout the season. come. In addition to fishing from the shore and from boats, anglers may use the pier.
Later in the year pollack, whiting and bass can be Visitors are always very welcome.