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    Coarse angling on Grantstown Lake


    GRANTSTOWN LAKE: Situated in a forest west of Durrow, this lovely water offers good sport for quality Tench. A weeded sheltered water, it fishes best in May- June, after which the Tench can be taken more slowly through to October. This good water also holds quality Rudd, some good-quality Perch, Pike and Eels.

    The angling on the lake is controlled by Durrow and Cullohill Parish Anglers Association. Fishing is by permit or club membership only. Day tickets and membership cards are widely available in Durrow and surrounding area.

    Membership is as follows:
    Yearly Permit: €30.00
    Day Permit: €10.00
    Juvenile for the year is €5.00
    OAP with ID for the year is €5.00.

    Membership cards can be purchased from the following outlets:

    • Susan Lawlor, Gala Shop, Durrow.
      Tel: 057 8736234.
    • Audrey Ryan, Daybreak Shop, Durrow.
      Tel: 057 8736270.
    • Matt Doyle, Ballacolla.
      Mob: 086 0537356.
    • Mountrath Angling Shop:
      Tel: 057 8732162.
    • Oliver Lawlor, Lawlors Gardens, Durrow.
      Tel: 057 8736101. Mob: 085 2348425.
    • Michael Walsh, Erkindale Drive, Durrow.
      Tel: 057 8736437. Mob: 085 1080455.