The canals of Kolindsund along with Grenåen is an extensive freshwater system which requires a fishing licence. In the canals, you can find perch, pike, bream, and roach. You can also find places to catch sea trout.
On the north coast of Djursland, you will mostly find shallow waters and using a boat is the best way to catch fish in this area. In the water outside of Bønnerup, there are reports of a lot of flatfish to be caught by boat.
Randers Fjord by Voer (Kyst- og Fjordcentret) has a great herring fishery. Just as there are also interesting fishing opportunities for freshwater fish, such as perch, in the entire fjord. Fishing by boat is an advantage in several places in the fjord.
Inside the bays in the southern part of Djursland - Ebeltoft Vig and Aarhusbugten it is especially popular to go fishing for sea trout in the late evenings during the summer.