sea trout

River Ilen fished well last weekend despite low water

West Cork rivers were still producing some fresh salmon in the 4-6lb range last week despite low water on some rivers. The Ilen saw...

Good catches on River Ilen after flood

With good water levels from a flood the previous weekend and another flood on Thursday 9th July, the Ilen produced good catches for the...

West Cork rivers seeing some salmon run

Ilen river 25 salmon best 13lb club angler also 4lb sea trout. Coomhola River 6 Salmon best 9lb club angler. Glengariff 3 Salmon best 6lb. Ouvane river...

West Cork rivers report

On the River Ilen a single salmon of 9lbs was caught last Saturday by a local club member.  Some sea trout are also showing...

A flurry of fish to mark the end of the season on the Ilen

15 fish reported, best 8lbs by a syndicate angler on a Flying C. Go fishing… The River Ilen is a medium size spate river that fishes best...

Some big salmon reported from West Cork

RIVER ILEN 14 fish reported for the week ended 28 July.  Best was 17lbs by Eckhard Wagner, club angler on fly on Friday the 26th. ...

West Cork Rivers Report W/E July 21st

RIVER BANDON There were 4 salmon reported for the week. There are salmon coming into the lower river off the tides. The river is in...

Salmon fishing slows down on the Ilen

3 salmon weighing 10lbs each caught by club members. 2 of the fish were caught spinning and 1 was on worms on the lower...

Some salmon in west Cork rivers, the Ilen producing most

RIVER ILEN 10 fish for the week, best 10lbs by a club angler on a Flying C. COOMHOLA RIVER 3 fish for the week, best 10lbs on...

Rain improves salmon fishing across West Cork

RIVER ILEN 24 salmon reported for the past two weeks, best 14lbs caught by club angler Eckhart Wagner on a fly.   GLENGARRIFF RIVER 6 salmon reported, best...