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Lough Conn produces some nice end of season trout

A beautiful Lough Conn trout caught and released by Peter Roche

Steve Schreck reports from Lough Conn…

Angling Report week ending 24/09/23

Castlebar Anglers Association were intending to re-run the Jackson Cup on Lough Conn on Sunday 24th September, but the poor weather prohibited this unfortunately. It will now be held on Saturday 30th September. For further information contact Tony Baynes, Chairman on 087 3128263.

Kelly’s Boat Hire report:

Padraic Kelly and Denis Michaels had another successful session last Saturday the 23rd catching 3 nice trout of about 1.5lbs and a few smaller ones.

Ian Wise reports from the Cloonamoyne Fishery:

One angler, being out on his own, caught a grilse while trolling on Lough Conn.

Peter Roche only fished Thursday last and while the morning was very quiet, by the end of the day he had managed to boat and release 15 trout. 5 of them were above the size limit, with the biggest fish weighing 1.5lbs. The most successful flies were Red Arsed Green Peter and a Bibio Hopper.