River Barrow pike for Patrick Fagan

21lb 10ozs River monster for Patrick Fagan

Angler Patrick Fagan was very pleased with the fine river monster which he caught on the river Barrow recently.  Measuring 106cms and weighing in...
Lewis Parr and his Barrow Trout

Pike angler on the Barrow gets an unseasonal surprise

Carlow Coarse Angling Club Junior member Lewis Parr from Graiguecullen managed to net himself a huge suprise whilst fishing for a Pike locally to...

Junior pikers have great day with Newbridge Anglers in All Ireland qualifier

Brendan Jarvis of Newbridge District Pike Anglers reports on their latest competition… Newbridge and District Pike Anglers club held the 1st IFPAC All Ireland Junior Pike Championships...
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A good pike to finish a slow day on the Barrow, but conditions improving

Mark Flynn had this pike out of the Barrow on Saturday. Mark had spent the previous six hours lure fishing a stretch of the river...
Frank's first double figure pike tipped the scales at 13lb

A frank encounter leads to first double on the Barrow

Roly Byrne and his angling buddy Frank had a few hours free yesterday morning, so they decided on a quick piking session on the...
At 9.2kg this specimen pike is Dawid's personal best

Well fed pike breaks specimen barrier for east coast angler

The East Coast Fishing blog had an interesting report last week which included this capture of a particularly fat pike. David and his angling...
the biggest smile I'd seen on his face all mid term break. Little did he know there was more in store...

Youthful enthusiasm heats up piking on a very cold Barrow

Roly Byre,  the River Barrow Piker, reports that any hint of Spring that had been in the air vanished quickly but that there was...
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Some piking possible on the Barrow despite floods

Sean Jordan would rather be fishing for bass from the Wexford shore but with all the bad weather ruling out that option he turned...
Graham's first ever pike was just the ticket to win him the day

Bluebell anglers enjoy piking on the Barrow

The pike anglers of Bluebell Community Angling Club had their last trip of 2016 on Sunday. They visited the Barrow and had a good day...

Fabulous perch fishing possible on the Barrow

Patrick Fagan and Pat Kirwan were on on the River Barrow recently enjoying some top class perch fishing. On one day the pair caught...