Fortwilliam Fishery in conjuction with Clonanav Fly Fishing will be holding a series of spey casting courses. The course is a unique opportunity to learn the art of salmon fly fishing on some prime beats of the river Blackwater.

Fortwilliam has some of the best beats on the lower Blackwater and is an ideal venue to learn to fly fish. Participants will have use of the entire Castle Beat for the day with a great chance of hooking a salmon.

Fort William - Spey casting courseYour instructor Andrew Ryan is a THCI qualified instructor and an experienced salmon angler and guide. During the 1 day course you will learn both single and double spey, switch cast, Snake roll, snap t, circle c etc. Also covered will be modern salmon fishing equipment, spey lines, how to use shooting heads and lots more!

The course will take place on Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm. It includes fishing on the beats, equipment, BBQ lunch and instruction. Numbers are limited so early booking is advisable.

Contact Paul Whelan, Fishery Manager on 087 829 2077

Go fishing…

Fortwilliam Fishery & Self-Catering Cottages
Fortwilliam Fishery, Glencairn, Lismore, Co. Waterford, Ireland
Web: Email: [email protected]
Tel: (00353) 87 8292077 or 058 75299

The Munster Blackwater…

For more information about salmon fishing on the Munster Blackwater please see the following page with a list of all the fisheries

Go fishing…

Clonanav Fly Fishing is one of Irelands leading destinations for river fishing. We specialise in fly fishing for both brown trout and salmon in the River Suir and tributaries. Crystal clear rivers teeming with native brown trout await you on you visit to Clonanav. Experience some of the best river trout fishing Ireland has to offer coupled with excellent guiding and tuition.

Clonanav Fly Fishing
Ballymacarbry, Clonmel, Co Waterford.
Tel: + 353 (0)52 6136765