With miles and miles of accessible coast and rivers you're never far from a good fishing spot in Wexford. Below are links which will help point you in the right direction .
Shore fishing north of Wexford town and Shore fishing south of Wexford town
Fishing Guide for Kilmore Quay
Sea fishing sites in Wexford
Oaklands Lake is a magnificent 4.5 acre man-made lake situated just outside the town of New Ross.
Lochmahon Fishing Lakes, Adamstown, comprises three spring fed lakes stocked with rainbow and brown trout.
Blackwater Anglers - stocked lake of Rainbow and Brown trout near the beautiful village of Blackwater
Courtown Sailing Club
Courtown Sailing Club has grown from a small group of sailing enthusiasts to an active and popular watersports habour featuring cruiser and dinghy races, childrens sailing lessons.
Courtown harbour Information
The two main dive sites off the Wexford coast are off Kilmore Quay and Hook Head, both of which are spectacular diving locations. Kilmore Quay in particular has several wrecks including the SS Lennox which went down in 1917 after hitting a rock fleeing a U-boat! Check out Wexford Sub Aqua Club's website for locations and useful local knowledge.
Freedom Surf School & Adventure
The Freedom Team have been surfing for over 25 years, with current and past Irish Surf Team members. They also offer Land Yachting – Blokarting, Team Building / Beach Challenges, Nordic Walking. Body Boarding. Ecology Walks & Hikes .Equipment Hire. Multi Activity Days.
All activities can be delivered through the Irish Language.
T: +353 86 3914908 / +353 51 386773
L: Carnivan Beach , Fethard Co Wexford
Qualified IKO instructors can teach you to kitesurf or powerkite on some of the best beaches in the South East of Ireland.The majority of kitesurfing lessons take place in the beautiful Rosslare Strand or the shallow flat water of Duncannon Co.Wexford overlooking the Hook Head peninsula. Check out this Youtube video of kite surfing off the duncannon coast
Sailing Ireland is an ISA accreditated sailing and yacht charter company based in Kilmore Quay, Co. Wexford. We offer a great range of courses suitable for the total beginner through to the seasoned sailor and we can take you through the A - Z of sailing in a fun, practical way that will leave you looking forward to more time on the water. Check out Sailing Ireland's facebook page for the latest courses and updates
T: +353 (0) 86 171 380
Scuba South East
Situated on the beautiful coastline of the Hook Head Peninsula in the famous and historical village of Fethard on Sea, Co. Wexford Scuba South East is a certified PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) dive centre. Catering for both the total beginner or experienced diver, with a full range of equipment hire and courses running all year round.
T : + 353 (0) 87 0945770
Sat Nav: 52.191147,-6.836983
Shielbaggan Outdoor Education Centre
Feeling adventurous? At Shielbaggan Outdoor Education Centre, you can try your hand at kayaking (white water, sea and flat water), canoeing (white water and flat water, coasteering, surfing, hillwalking, rock-climbing, abseiling, archery, orienteering, and team challenges. Ideal for children’s groups, families or groups of adults.
Located at the top of the Hook Peninsula in the South West Wexford village of Ramsgrange, it’s surrounded by stunning scenery.
Location: Ramsgrange, The Hook
T : +353 (0) 51 389550
Sat Nav: 52.24673233 -6.919094
Slaney Adventure was established by Justin & Avril Murphy. Both are level 4 kayak instructors. They are experienced alpine white water paddlers and ran several commercial trips to the French Alps.
Slaney Adventure run kids summer camps for the months of July/ August.
Adult evening session every Wednesday for June/ July/ August.
Private group sessions available. Ring for more information
For any further information please contact Avril murphy
T: 0868390612/ 0539138096
The two most popular locations for surfing are located at either end of the county with Carnivan Beach, Fethard On Sea in the south of the county particularly cool location,
Carnivan Beach Surf YouTube
Also Courtown harbour in the north of the county can produce some decent swells
Wexford Harbour Boat and Tennis Club
Wexford Harbour Boat and Tennis Club promotes sailing and boating by giving training courses in the Clubhouse so that members and visitors alike can safely take part in and enjoy on-the-water sports. Most of the courses are approved by the parent body of sailing, the Irish Sailing Association.