About Pegasus Charters…

Pegasus Charters operates the largest and most spacious fast charter vessel from the famous Cobb harbour at Lyme Regis.

Pegasus is owned and skippered by Lewis Hodder who has years of experience fishing in and around Lyme Bay, Dorset and is known for putting anglers on the fish.

Whether you are a novice or an experienced angler, looking for a 1-hour excursion or a 10-hour offshore wrecking trip, we run all types of deep sea fishing and scenic boat trips.

Our fishing boat can also be chartered for other types of work including survey/safety vessel, crew transfer, towing operations, light cargo work, photography and filming from Lyme Regis.

Your skipper…

Lewis combines his skill as an experienced angler with his extensive knowledge of Lyme Bay. He is a fully qualified skipper and has gained vast experience working on various commercial and charter vessels operating out of Lyme Regis.

  • RYA Yatchmaster Offshore, Basic First Aid, DSC VHF operators license
  • Sea Survival, Fire Fighting at Sea, Safety Awareness, Health and Safety at sea
  • Stability Awareness, Basic Diesel Engineering, ML5 Medical
  • 2013-2018 LRSAC top skipper


Pegasus is a 36ft offshore pro-charter boat built in 2004.

  • Fully licensed and insured to carry 12 passengers
  • Quality rod and tackle hire available
  • Full safety equipment
  • Spacious heated cabin with full electronics, micropwave, fridge, hot drinks and onboard WC facilities!
  • MCA category 2- 60 nautical miles
  • Powered by a single 420hp FPT Iveco turbo diesel engine
  • Top speeds of over 20 knots
  • Fitted out specifically for charter angling

Pegasus carries high quality rods, reels and an endless supply of terminal tackle, lures and bait supplied by The Tackle Box.

From Facebook...

1 day ago

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Back to it today after a over a couple of weeks ashore! Still plenty of double figure pollack on the channel wrecks, one space left for Wednesday! ... See MoreSee Less

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No I ain’t I ain’t paying you

Nigel Benger get the sweep stake ready 👍

1 day ago

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The things you have to do to get fuel in a small over crowded harbour, full of other extremely considerate fisherman 😉 ... See MoreSee Less

The things you have to do to get fuel in a small over crowded harbour, full of other extremely considerate fisherman 😉

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Standard reverse bay park innit?? 😂😂

What's the issue here Lewis Hodder? Bloody good job I would say 😂 its still the right way up

One morning in Newquay

Arse against the wall 😘

Sutton Harbour is just the same

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2 days ago

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Just a reminder that it is the second boat comp of the year next Sunday 24th March Fishing from 8am -4pm sign on at Pegasus between 07;00 and 07:45.

Rules as follows,

Match fees £1 plus £2 optional pools
No boats to leave harbour limits before 8am and all boats to be back within harbour limits by 4pm unless you have a problem then you must let Lewis know either by mobile 07519160020 or by calling Pegasus on VHF channel 08
1rod 3hooks an un-baited treble counts as 1 hook. (Only one rod to be set up with end tackle at any one time)
Each angler may bring one Pollack each to the scales (heaviest Pollack will be worth 100%)
If you don’t weigh in any Pollack you will receive zero points
Minimum size is 30cm
Fishing for the heaviest single Pollack
Competition boundaries are within a 15 nautical mile radius of Lyme Regis harbour.

Please let me know if you intend to fish from a Private boat at least 24hours before so that I can make an appropriate decision on the weather forecast for the comp.

Any questions feel free to email or call.

There are still a couple of Charter boat spaces up for grabs on Blue Turtle. Contact me to book.

Lewis Hodder

LRSAC boat competition Secretary

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5 days ago

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Looking like the weather will improve next week. I have the following spaces available for the rest of March.
Tuesday 19th 7:30am-5:30pm shambles banks £70
Wednesday 20th 8am-5pm Wrecking £60
Friday 22nd 8am-4pm Inshore £50
Sunday 24th 8am-4pm LRSAC Best Pollack £50
Monday 25th 8am-4pm Inshore £50
Tuesday 26th 8am-4pm winter Species league £50
Wednesday 27th 7:30am-5:30pm Offshore Wrecking £70
Thursday 28th 7:30am-5:30pm Offshore Wrecking £70
Friday 29th 8am-5pm Offshore Anchored £65
Sunday 31st Offshore Anchored £65

Call or text 07519160020 or message to book
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Be mid range wrecks 15-20 miles yes Pollack

Is wrecking on 20th offshore or inshore Lewis? -- pollack?

Ben Wilson Wednesday