Fishing in the Little Belt – all year round

The Little Belt winds it’s way though the landscape, and alternates between deep flowing water and shallow nutrient-rich shores. This makes the Little Belt an interesting fishing destination for anglers, with the possibility to go fishing all year round. You can always find a sheltered fishing spot. The Little Belt has a wide variety of fish species, such as flatfish, garfish, mackerel, cod and sea trout. Whether you prefer trolling, coastal fishing or fishing from a boat, the Little Belt has a spot for you.
Throughout the year there are several trips aboard M/S Marianne or M/S FORTUNA which can be booked here: Fishing trips or rent a boat and go fishing by yourself: Boat rental

Perfect fishing spots

Whatever the wind or the weather, you can always find a good fishing spot. Within only a short drive, you can change fishing waters: Little Belt with many places, where you can put your boat in the water.

Gone Fishing Lillebælt

Movies about fishing in the Little Belt: Gear for monkfish, Horn fish & Cutter trip, Cod and sea trout, Night fishing, The course is set towards the Little Belt

Worth knowing

Practical knowledge, good to know before going out. See here, where it is allowed to fish and how to get a fishing licence. Remember, you can buy your licence at VisitMiddelfart.
Buy angler fishing license


The wide range of accommodation options provides an ideal basis for the fishing holiday: Stay at the water’s edge with cleaning, freezing and drying facilities.



Many of the places are so close to the Little Belt that you are almost rocked to sleep by the waves