Gerry Carolan with his magnificent 16 lbs. Carrowmore springer

24 salmon to 16lb from Carrowmore last week

The good spring salmon fishing continued on Carrowmore Lake during the week. A total of 24 salmon (12 released) were reported by anglers. The...

Good salmon fishing on Carrowmore despite changeable conditions

Despite changing conditions, spring salmon fishing on Carrowmore Lake has remained good for the past two weeks with a number of double-figure fish being...
Three happy anglers on the banks of Carrowmore Lake

Season on Carrowmore Lake kicks off with a bang!

The salmon fishing season on Carrowmore Lake started with a bang this year! On Sunday 13th March, in perfect angling conditions, Vincent Rigney from...

Good numbers of sea trout and grilse running Carrowmore Lake

Despite changing weather conditions, anglers caught 27 salmon (11 released) over the past two weeks on Carrowmore Lake. Amongst the successful anglers were members...
Paul De Neef, Belgium, with one of his Carrowmore grilse

Carrowmore, plenty of sea trout and some fresh salmon

Local and visiting anglers alike enjoyed good fishing during the past two weeks on Carrowmore. The lake still produced the odd fresh springer but...

A mixed week at Carrowmore Lake

Markus Müller, Angling Information Manager with IFI Ballina office reports from Carrowmore Lake: Fishing on Carrowmore Lake was hampered by high winds until mid-week. After...

Carrowmore switches on for weekend, 27 salmon reported

Due to strong winds earlier in the week, angling on Carrowmore Lake improved towards the weekend. Between Friday and Sunday a total of 27...

13 salmon in 3 days on Carrowmore, Owenmore sees first fish

The first salmon of the 2015 fishing season caught on the Owenmore River was taken by Oisín O’Sullivan from Offaly. Oisín’s 8 lbs. fish...

Too much wind on Carrowmore but 6 on Friday

Strong winds impacted badly on angling for most of the week. However, on Friday a total of six salmon were caught on the lake....
Carrowmore salmon

11 more salmon from Carrowmore last week

As in previous weeks, Carrowmore Lake stands up to its reputation as one of Ireland’s prime spring salmon fisheries. Despite the changing weather throughout...