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Lough Mask

John McHale Manulla Castlebar with his 6lb beauty

Angling on Mask a bit hit and miss

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

David Egan from Ennis who was the overall winner of the ITFFA Inter Provincial competition on L. Mask.

Good fishing on Mask as David and Leinster win 2017 Inter Provincial

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Stick to the deeps is the way on Mask as fishing picks up

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Winner of The World Cup Trout Fly Angling Championship, was Geoffrey Hylands from Banbridge , Co Down , reciving The World Cup, 3,000euro and a 15HP Yamaha Engine from Committee Chairman Billy Burke and Tom Staunton of R.S. Marine, Westport, Sponsor. Pic:Trish Forde.

World Cup time on Mask as Geoff takes the honours

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Successful Competition on Mask

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Maren Scheyhing from Stuttgart, Germany with a nice Lough Mask trout

Reasonable sport on Mask despite inclement conditions and rising water levels

Thursday, June 15th, 2017


Mixed angling on Mask in changeable weather

Thursday, June 1st, 2017


Mask fishing well, mayfly in full swing, worth a visit

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Gerry Moran with a lovely 4lbs trout from Lough Mask

Mayfly gets going on Mask, but fishing a mixed bag

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Mark Rogan heads out on Costa Del Mask for a day last Monday

Superb fishing reported on Mask

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

14 year old Eliot Thievenaz with the catch of a young lifetime - a fine trout of approx. 8lbs from Lough Mask while fishing with Philip Comber. The magnificent fish was sportingly released again. Well done Eliot!

Mask produces fish to buzzer and olives in cooler conditions

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Daniel O Brien ( age 13)

A good trout on troll for Daniel on Mask

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Ciaran Burke, left with Timmo Sullivan, preparing for the shotgun start to the Ignatius Burke Memorial, and unveiling the new disabled access facility at Burke's Pier, Lough Mask.

Fishing improves further on Mask as Timmo opens new disabled angling facility

Thursday, April 6th, 2017

Warmer days on Mask saw hatches of Duckfly and Sedge

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Anglers enjoy good sport on Mask

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Toby Gibbons, well-known Westport angler with a nice trout from Lough Mask on opening day, 15 February 2017

Trout season on Mask opens with good sport on the fly

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Good fishing in the deeps as Mask anglers enjoy the last of the summer wine

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

HF with a lovely coloured fish

Some lovely marked trout for angler on Lough Mask

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Mask fishing very well in high water

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Mixed reports from Mask as Trout focus on Daphnia

Thursday, August 25th, 2016