Another view of the Ilen

West Cork round up, Ilen fishing well

Some good catches have been enjoyed across west Cork in the week ending 13 September. The Ilen River is fishing well with 30 salmon reported....

Good numbers of salmon reported from Ilen and West Cork Rivers

On the Ilen River anglers report 80 salmon caught. The best  was an 11lb fish that was caught by a syndicate angler on worms. Over...

West Cork round up – many small salmon rivers fishing well

Some great catches reported across West Cork last week. Amongst them the Comholla had 30 salmon for the week. Of the day ticket angler...
Another view of the Ilen

Anglers enjoy great sport on the Ilen as water levels remain steady

Over the course of the week the river remained at a steady height still up about 20cm above general low water conditions due to...
ilen in flood

Exceptional run of salmon on the Ilen

W/E SUNDAY 2nd AUGUST 2020 On Monday 27th after overnight rain the river rose almost 3 feet, late in the evening as the river dropped...
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...