Various bluefin boats along the northwest coast reported excellent tuna fishing over the past two weeks with many fish in the 250 to 450 lbs. range been caught, tagged and released.

Kiwi Girl skippered by Declan Kilgannon one of many authorsied BFT boats operating in Donegal Bay
Smiling faces aboard Deep Blue skipperd by Adrian Molloy
There was a lot of BFT action for clients of Killybegs Fishing Trips
Some big pollack around as well
A nice BFT for Ewings Sea Angling & Boat Charters

Big game fishing for bluefin tuna has been exceptionally popular this year and while weekends are more or less fully booked, there are still a few mid-week spots available before the season closes in November. A list of all authorised bluefin tuna boats is available here.

Check out information on the Tuna CHART Programme