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Scratchy fishing at Broadstrand for West Cork and District SAC

March 5th, 2015

Broadstrand

Danny Wyse reports that  West Cork and District SAC  got their season underway last weekend. Broadstrand provided the club with back-up shelter as they were blown off Garrylucas the chosen venue… The fishing proved to be very scratchy, but there was a reasonable spread of fish right across the beach and I don’t think any of the 16 […]

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This post is in: Sea angling reports, West Cork

March starts well with Two Springers on the 1st for Blackwater Lodge

March 4th, 2015

Lawrence Fitzpatrick - 5.3lb. sea-liced. taken on spinner on the Island Stream on Lower Kilmurry on the lower river.

Ian Powell of the Blackwater Lodge reports on two springers caught on the Munster Blackwater: After a week or so of high dirty water, the river came down briefly on Sunday, March 1st. to just below a metre. There were just 5 rods out that day & two fish were caught. Since then the river has […]

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This post is in: Blackwater Lodge, Munster Blackwater, Salmon fishing reports

“We’re not amused” echo both the salmon and the anglers when they see the Currane weather

March 4th, 2015

The wild Atlantic Ocean, photo taken by Miss Margaret Reidy, Caherdaniel

Ghillie/Guide Vincent Appleby reports on the salmon and sea trout fishing in the past week on the Lough Currane system: 26/02/15 Lough Currane was on the quiet side in all departments, be it fish or angler. To be honest it would be nice to see a few more boats out there because you can be […]

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This post is in: Lough Currane, Salmon fishing reports

A Delphi round-up from David McEvoy

March 4th, 2015

Delphi - 03.03.15

Fishery Manager, David McEvoy reports from Delphi: February 2015 was an excellent month for salmon fishing here at Delphi, with a total of twelve fish landed for the month. This makes it the most successful February since 2001. You could say it started with a blast, excuse the pun, as we had a group of […]

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This post is in: Delphi, Salmon fishing reports

Kayak anglers finds pike among the reeds at Monaghan Venue

March 4th, 2015

Pike

Brian McCall from IrishKayakAngling.com reports that a change in tactics can save a blank… Anthony Byrne made a dash for the lakes of  Monaghan to bag a pike. An experienced sea angler, Anthony has gotten very much into pike angling this last year especially during the winter, and fishing from a kayak has opened up a lot […]

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This post is in: Co. Monaghan, Pike fishing reports

Kayaks in Cavan for pike fishing

March 4th, 2015

pike

Brian McCall from IrishKayakAngling.com reports on a day afloat in Co. Cavan… Dennis O Donovan of irishkayakangling.com made a scheduled trip to Cavan to try his luck for some pike on Valentine’s Day. He arrived on a very cold but calm morning to find a mirror like surface. He geared up and got on the water with […]

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This post is in: Co. Cavan, Pike fishing reports

Cork Small Boat anglers are looking forward to a break in the windy weather!

March 4th, 2015

Angling Guide Richie Ryan's Sea Hawk getting amongst the cod in Cork Harbour

Jim Clohessy tells us that Cork Small Boat anglers are looking forward to a break in the windy weather… Small boat anglers are getting the best of action  in Cork Harbour. During the recent settled weather local guide Richie Ryan had superb sport –  “The average fish may be smaller than previous years but the […]

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This post is in: Cork Harbour, Sea angling reports

Belgian anglers catch pike to 24lb on 19th trip to Longford

March 4th, 2015

Nick from Belgium is over the moon with his personal best of 24lb 2oz.

Kevin Lyons from Melview Lodge reports that the cold is making piking difficult but there are a few fish still feeding… Jean-Pierre and son Nick from Brussels Belgium were over for their 19th visit to Melview Lodge in Longford. It was on their second day that Nick finally managed to catch his personal best Pike of 24lb […]

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This post is in: Longford, Pike fishing reports

Savage fishing by Jason as he catches the first springer from the Bandon

March 3rd, 2015

Jason Nash - First Springer from the Bandon

From the Drowes to the Bandon, Jason Nash gets around and where Jason goes the fish follow !.  This week Jason tries out his local River Bandon with great success.  He tells us: Following on from my success last week on the Drowes, I thought I would be writing this weeks post with a few […]

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This post is in: Cork/Kerry, River Bandon, Salmon fishing reports

Development Squad event on Saturday 18th April on Lough Gowna

March 3rd, 2015

Feeder team

Saturday 18th April will see our Feeder Development Squad out for the first time as a team for some competitive angling. An ‘International Friendly’ will be played out on the shores of Lough Gowna in County Cavan fishing against the Go & Catch Feeder Fishing Team representing Lithuania and Fishmaniak.pl representing Poland. It’s an ideal […]

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This post is in: Co. Cavan, Competition, Other news

Rough weather piking for a hardy soul

March 3rd, 2015

Steven Neely - Fermanagh pike (2)

A cold and very windy Saturday didn’t stop Rookie Bass Angler Steven Neely from heading out – and it was worth it.  Not only had Steven a fierce battle with a spirited pike but he also had to fight the wind as well.  Read how he got on: We arrived down in Co. Fermanagh around […]

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This post is in: Fermanagh, Pike fishing reports

Super size rainbows for Adriano at Ardaire Springs Angling Centre

March 2nd, 2015

Adriano Tempesta with 20lb rainbow...

Ardaire Springs Angling Centre finished out February with some cracking fish being caught.  Adriano Tempesta landed this super size rainbow estimated to weight about 20lbs.  Earlier in the day Adriano landed a fine 14.5lb fish. Visit Ardaire… Phone Ned Maher: (0) 86 812 8937 Ardaire Springs Angling Centre Web:www.ardairesprings.com  

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This post is in: Kilkenny, Rainbow trout reports, Trout fishing reports