The Chichester Canal

The stretch of canal between the Basin and Donnington is popular for its coarse fishing and competitions are often held in the season.

It is always fishable, there is no closed season. Both pleasure and competition anglers can be accommodated and the venue offers access to those with limited mobility. The canal holds stocks of Roach, Rudd, Perch, Bream, Tench, Pike and Eels.

The Canal can be fished from 8:00am to 8:00pm, between the Chichester Bypass Bridge and Donnington Road Bridge.

Fishing from the Towpath side of the Canal at all times, fishing is not permitted from the fields on opposite sides.

From 1st October to 31st March, fishing is permitted North of Chichester Road Bridge, including the Basin, But not from the pontoons.

Please do not obstruct to Towpath and all general water rules apply.

Parking is available next to Hunston Canoe Club, its tucked away to the right  of the club house on the bend of the road.

Car Park at Huston