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Lough Derg

Croneen gathering but no run yet on the Brosna

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

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Big hatches of Mayfly on Derg, but fishing tough enough

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

A young angler with his trout

Trout angling picking up nicely on Lough Derg

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

6lb 14oz trout for Eamon

Mayfly reports from Derg – trout to 6lb 14oz on spent

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016


Mayfly up on Derg, but conditions not making it easy

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Jarek from Malow Co Cork caught this Trout trolling on Lough Derg on the 30th April 2016

Some trout news from Derg in advance of Mayfly madness

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Mr Ger Hickey from Blackwater, Ardnacrusha with a fine 1.1Lb Trout from Lough Derg

A few trout for Derg anglers on fly and troll

Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Lough Derg trout love to feed on the Reed Smuts

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Fine Trout (4lb) caught on Lough Derg with the Spent Knat - Photo by Darrin Gardiner

Mayfly fishing coming to a close on Derg

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

Mr Tony Horan (Cork) of the Mountshannon Angling Club

Mayfly up on Derg!

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

A sluggish start to Mayfly season on Lough Derg

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Mayfly delay at Derg some fly up but no real hatch yet

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Jimmy (Crock) Minogue Memorial Cup

A few trout on wets at Derg, some bigger fish on the troll but all eyes on Mayfly

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

11lbs. 8oz specimen brown trout from Lough Derg for American visitor

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

Some nice trout during the rising flood in Ennis but conditions hard for angling

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

Noel Bulger with Donimic's brown trout

Dominic heads out in Killaloe with Fishing for Kids and catches a lovely 13 lb. 12 oz trout

Monday, July 16th, 2012

Trout fishing slow with the floods around Clare but Ennis throws up some nice fish

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

Danny Tiernan from Irishfishingtours.com with his 9lb trout caught on Lough Derg

High water impacting on anglers but yet some good catches of trout in Birr area

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Little and Big Brosna flooded but some lively fishing in Pallas Lake

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Nice trout of 5 lb. 2.5 oz reported from the mountshannon area of Lough Derg

Friday, June 8th, 2012