Due to the unseasonal high water levels, angling was again fairly quiet on Lough Conn. However, some anglers who ventured out enjoyed reasonable fishing.
At Pontoon Bridge Hotel, Richard Colby, USA, had 2 trout on the Octopus, best at 1.25 lbs., while Mary and Francis Peters, Co. Monaghan, boated 3 trout, best at 1.5 lbs. Fishing out of Murphy’s Boat Hire, Massbrook, James Conlon, Co. Louth, caught 2 trout, best at 1.5 lbs. on a Claret Dabbler. Elsewhere, Local angler Tim Deasy had a nice 2 pounder to an Octopus.
Markus Müller reporting.
IFI Fisheries Information Manager