Fishing the Llyn Peninsula

Abersoch Angling

Fishing the Llyn Peninsula

Fishing Hells Mouth Llanengan • Abersoch

Hells Mouth Llanengan AbersochHells Mouth or Porth Neigwl is a famous southwest facing storm beach which is renowned for its fantastic surf.  the best fishing is towards the left hand side of the beach where there is an area of rocks, fish the boulders about 800yards from the end of the beach or alternatively fish the far right hand side of the beach towards Plas yn Rhiw.
Fish first thing in the morning or last thing at night. If targeting the Bass on the flood tide dont cast too far! The fish can be following the tide just 25 yards out…

The best time for tides are an hour before low water to an hour after high water

 

Directions & Map

Directions

Follow the one way system around Abersoch, then at the Harbour Hotel turn left. Follow this road through Llanengan and a mile or so further there is a carpark on the left hand side. This carpark can be busy during the main summer period. Take the walkway across to the beach.

Map


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Species, Bait & Rigs

Species

Bass, Dogfish, Mackerel and dabs – More Info

Bait

Sandeel, ragworm, crab or razorfish after a storm – More Info

Rigs

Single hook paternoster – Bass, Dogfish and flat fish
Spinning and Plugging – Bass – More Info