Longham Lake

Coarse Fishing at Longham Lake

Longham Lake, Ferndown, Dorset BH22 9AB

Longham Lake has gained a reputation as one of Dorset’s top Pike fisheries, producing many double figure fish. This popular fishery has also produced Bream to 10lb+ and Carp to 37lb+. In 1994 planning permission was granted for the extraction of gravel and formation of reservoirs on land owned by Bournemouth Water. In 2009 the first reservoir was opened as a mixed coarse fishery. It is stocked with carp, pike, tench and bream. The largest carp caught to date is 41lb 8oz, pike 31lb and bream 18lbs.

Full Day: £10.00
Concession Day Tickets (Under 16s and OAPs): £8.00
Season Tickets (1.04.17 – 31.03.18): £65.00
Combined Season Ticket (Longham River and Lake): £95.00

Evening fishing is only available after 4.15pm for season ticket holders and RDAA members.

Night fishing is only available for RDAA members.

Fishery Info:
Address: 125 Ringwood Road, Longham, Ferndown BH22 9AB
Fishery Size: 25 acres
Number of Swims: 20

Species: Carp, Bream, Rudd, Roach, Tench, Pike
Fishing Times: Open all year, 8.00am – 1 hour after sunset (closed Christmas Day)
Season Permits: Bournemouth Water Leisure – 01202 444646.
Day Permits: Purchased lakeside from the warden
01202 444646

Click here for Longham Lake Rules
Click here for South West Water Rules

Venue records:

Carp: 41lb 8oz
Pike: 31lb
Bream: 18lb


Longham Lake facilities include; toilets, car park and wheelchair friendly access.