Vincent Appleby has the news from the last couple of days at Lough Currane where the first fly caught salmon of the year was caught…
10/3/15  The Fly Takes the headlines and yes you have it, the first Salmon caught on the fly was by Mr. Tam Hitmiangsong of Waterville and I can tell you his Father-in-law  renowned Gillie Mr. Vincent O’Sullivan of  headed straight to the Lobster and the celebrations are in full swing as I write this report.

Tam Hitmiangsong had Lough Currane’s the first salmon on the fly

There was great news from the World Famous Butler Pool of when local renowned professional Golfer Mr. Liam Higgins of caught the first Salmon on the fly on the Pool this 2015 and as you can see he is as good with the fly rod as well as the driver.
Liam Higgins of caught the first Salmon on the fly on from the Bulter Pool

Wind SE light to fresh with reasonable cloud cover.
11/3/15 Nice to see younger generation taking the Lough Currane headlines and today was no exception when Master Fionan Brain of Waterville went fishing with his Dad local Gillie Mr. Sion Brain of Within 25 minutes, Fionan had caught a Kelt.
Young Fionan Brain had a lovely salmon on the troll yesterday

Not satisfied with that and quite rightly so, they put the rod out again and within 20 seconds they were into the real McCoy and it wasn’t long before Fionan had conquered his Noble Salmon weighing in at 8 lbs. Wind NW fresh with heavy rain this morning then bright sunshine in the afternoon.
No spin, no flys, just facts.
Vincent Appleby

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The rivers and lakes of Waterville drain a large catchment and are regarded by many as the foremost Salmon and Sea-Trout fishery in the country. The lake system is well developed with access to boats and guides being readily available to the tourist angler. The Sea-Trout caught here are renowned for their size and quantity. For more details see
Waterville lakes and rivers system