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Fishing in Dorchester-on-Thames

Information about angling in Dorchester, including fishing venues, tackle shops, supermarkets, and local weather. Part of a guide to angling in Oxfordshire.

Fishing in Dorchester. Photo by Lawrence Hookham on Unsplash


Dorchester is an Oxfordshire village which lies in the valleys of the River Thame and the River Thames, lying on the north side of the river to the north of Wallingford, and downstream of Abingdon. OX10 7HR.
River fishing in Dorchester is readily available on River Thame and the River Thames, while to the north west at Orchid lakes angling for catfish and carp is on offer. To the south east of Dorchester a local angling club provides coarse fishing at Meadside Still Water. Season ticket and day ticket coarse angling is supplied just north of the town at Dorchester Lake.

Dorchester fishing map

Angler amenities

There are no fishing tackle shops in Dorchester. The nearest is Benson Angling Centre, Unit 3, Waterfront, Benson, Wallingford OX10 6SJ.

Dorchester-on-Thames holds no supermarkets to stock up for a fishing trip. The nearest is a Waitrose at 1 St Martin’s St, Wallingford, OX10 0EF; further afield there is a Tesco at Wallingford Rd, North Moreton, Didcot, OX11 9BZ.

Use our species pages to find the fisheries that suit you: CARP, PIKE, TENCH, TROUT, CATFISH, BARBEL. Use search options for different categories such as day ticket, night fishing and season ticket.
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Dorchester fishing venues and waters

Club Lake

Dorchester Lake

Meadside Still Water

Orchid Lake

River Thame, Dorchester

River Thame, Dorchester Downstream

River Thames, Day’s Lock

The Mill Stream

Oxfordshire fishing

Weather report for Dorchester