The counties of Dublin and Kildare contain some of the countries premium coarse fisheries and as a result, angling centres have developed around many of these fisheries. Whether you prefer fishing the renowned stretches of the Royal & Grand Canals or the secluded and scenic areas on Blessington Lake, there is something to suit every coarse angler in Dublin and Kildare. The main species available include bream, roach, rudd, hybrids, tench and carp. There are no licences or permits required on many of these waters and generally the fishing is free so there is nothing stopping you!
The results of a quick trip to the canal