Anglers on the Ballisodare Fishery had another good week’s fishing with a total of 63 salmon reported. Most fish were in the 5 lbs. to 7 lbs. range and fell to variety of methods including fly, worm and prawn.

However, a number of better fish were also reported including an 11 lbs. fly-caught salmon for Gerard Merrick. Michael Smith had an 11 lbs. salmon on worm, while Gerry McHugh caught a ten pounder on fly.  A group of three Spanish visitors enjoyed an excellent week’s fishing with 13 salmon ranging from 6 lbs. to 9 lbs. Six of the fish were caught on worm, the rest were on the fly.

Most successful flies included the Posh Tosh, Cascade, Willie Gunn and various Flamethrower patterns.

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