Ashley Hayden of An Irish Anglers Guide headed off to the River Barrow in Carlow.  Downstream of Graiguecullen with a river that had been flooded the previously week, Ashley and fishing companion David Murphy join Robbie Lacey who had set up a spot of feeding fishing. Float fishing rigs were baited with dead roach and cast.  An egar pike took Robbie’s roach which he had been reeling in but let it go again.  Some plump roach along with an odd dace and small hybrid were caught.   As the day continued Ashley made contact with a small jack which had been thrashing around…

Read Ashley Hayden’s article on ‘Barrow Silvers and Jammy Pike’

Barrow Hybrid
Barrow Hybrid

Ashley Hayden,
An irish Angler’s World
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