Truro, St Mawes & Mevagissey
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Large sandy beach in Gerrans Bay near the village of Veryan. There is a slipway on the beach.
Portloe has a quaint little harbour and is located just east of Veryan. A couple of fishing boats work out of Portloe and mainly catch shellfish. A lifeboat was stationed at Porloe between 1870 and 1887
Caerhays is a private beach but is easily accessible. It is mainly pebbly.
The beach joins East and West Portholland. The beach is covered at high tide.
Sea Fishing in Truro & Roseland area
The whole of this area is well known for big bass catches. Also various flat fish and dogfish are caught here.
The headlands access is difficult in places and not really for the novice fisherman. For more experienced fisherman with climbing abilities, the headlands provide good fishing.
Festivals and Regattas in Truro & Roseland area
Mevagissey is a delightful fishing port with bags of character. The harbour consists of an inner and outer harbour. Mevagissey is a popular tourist destination and is always bustling with people.
The RNLI stationed a lifeboat at Mevagissey until 1930 when it was removed as nearby Fowey had a newer boat.
Pentewan has a large sandy beach which is accessed via Pentewan Sands Holiday Park
Portmellon is situated one mile south of Mevagissey. It has a small sandy beach and slipway – the beach gets covered at high tide.
Sea Fishing in Mevagissey area
If you fish from the outer pier at Mevagissey, you can expect to catch many different species of fish including mackerel, bream, pollack, wrasse and garfish. Nigh time fishing can also yield conger and dogfish.
Festivals and Regattas in Mevagissey area
Mevagissey Feast Week
Porthpean is a small hamlet made up of Lower Porthpean and Higher Porthpean. The beach here is safe and sheltered and therefore ideal for families.
Par is a fishing port and harbour. The harbour and beach are south of the actual town of Par. Par is a port that is used for the exportation of china clay.
Polkerris has a harbour and a small beach. The beach is sheltered by a curved harbour wall.
The RNLI stationed a lifeboat at Polkerris between 1859 and 1922.
Sea Fishing in Charlestown area
Fishing in this area will produce all species of flat fish, mullet, pollack, wrasse and mackerel.
Festivals and Regattas in Charlestown area
Charlestown Regatta Week