Kevin Lyons from Melview Lodge reports on some great fly fishing for pike in the Longford area.


Husband and wife Cédric and Frauke from Belgium have made a great start to their Pike Fly fishing week, it’s their first time to Melview Fishing Lodge and the first time to Ireland for Frauke.


Cedric with a great looking fish


Host Kevin said, they have been catching some great fish with some being over the 100cm.


Frauke with one of her Pike in Ireland.


Click on next week to see how the rest of the week for them went, also we will report on Dutch Pike anglers Ruben and Patrick to let you know how they have done.



Kevin Lyons
Melview Lodge

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Kevin Lyons
Melview Lodge
Drumlish Road,Clonrollagh, Longford, Co. Longford
Tel:+353(0)43-33-45061 Mobile:+353(0)87-268-7441
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Kevin has over 30 years experience of fishing in Ireland and is happy to offer a guided tour on your arrival, and to advise where the on-form waters in the area are. We can arrange your bait order so it’s here when you arrive. Melview offers free use of 17ft lake boats with engines to our guests (pay fuel only) and Kevin is happy to assist with any pre-baiting requests. Maps and other information regarding fishing are also available.