rivers on the Costa Blanca usually holds barbell and carp. The
Amadorio Damp and the Guadalest's Damp offers the best fresh water
fishing. To catch the rainbow trout you will need a license with
a supplement for trout. Besides trout these rivers on the Costa
Blanca in Spain holds black bass, barbell and carp.
fishing season for non mountain trout runs from March to August.
sea fishing you can expect to catch sea bream, bass and grey mullet.
Mackerel a couple of km out from the coast on the Costa Blanca
in Spain. Lots of Tuna during the autumn and winter season.
There is no true national fishing license system in Spain but you do need a
regional license which you can obtain from the regional administrative
office or from a fly or tackle office for aprox. 12 euro.
can contact the Spanish tourist office in the UK Tel 0171 499 0901
or your local tourist office in Spain for information about how
to go about. They can also provide you with maps on fishing in
special angling license obtainable from branches of Caja/Caixa Rural
bank is required for fishing in reservoirs, rivers and estuaries
on the Costa Blanca.
are both public and private waters on the Costa Blanca in Spain
and you will need an additional permit to fish in some of them.
New element in rural recreation: Trout fishing at
Now the little
village Hondón de las Nieves offers the opportunity of trout fishing. This is unique in the province of Alicante and the Communidad Valencia. The digged fishingpond is situated 15 kilometers from Elche on the foot of the Sierra de Crevillente. Trout fishing is very well possible, even in warm Spain. Hondón de las Nieves lies on 400 meters and the average temperature here is lower than on the coast. This means that during most parts of the year fishing is possible, tells owner Jan Keijsers.During the summer months the temperature of the water is too high and then there is no fishing. Remain 8 or 9 months for pleasant fishing recreation, adds partner Marguerite. Every moring, 7 days a week,between 8 and 12.30 hours Hondón Trucha is open. For every angler 5 trouts are put in the pond and the catch can be taken home. Groups of more than 10 persons can hire the pond during the afternoon hours.Trout fishing is action; you must animate the fish to bite and this is only possible by searching constantly for the wright bait. Fishing with fly or hook; in both ways you have to remain active. To those who are not familiar with trout fishing the owners are willing to explain how to do it.People who do not have a rod, can hire rod and gear on the spot.In case you don’t have a fishing licence: this can be achieved at every bank Rural Caja, also in Hondón de las Nieves. For 7,61 euros and a copy of your passport or NIE you have a licence for 1 year. Everyone who likes to fish or just wants to have a look, is welcome. Hondón Trucha is easy to find. A7, Salida 74, direction Aspe. Then follow the shields Hondón de las Nieves. Hondón Trucha, (near Matadero)
Keijsers & Marguerite
Keijsers-Lameriks Tel. 965480225 Mobile 636314033.