Some decent salmon fishing in West Cork – Ilen and Comholla

FOR WEEK ENDING SUNDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER 2021 Ilen river - 30 Salmon, best 8lbs by a syndicate member on Prawn. Comholla river - 14 Salmon, best 7lbs...
Ilen River at Skibereen

West Cork Round Up – some good fishing on the Ilen

FOR WEEK ENDING SUNDAY 8TH AUGUST 2021 Ilen river - 25 salmon, best 12lbs by J Cassidy on spinner. Comholla - 10 salmon, best 6lbs by a...

Salmon fishing improves across the south west, bigger fish and some grilse running

Angling report for week ended 30th May River Lee: 5 salmon caught for the week on the Lee, best 12lbs on worm and fly.  Water...
Another view of the Ilen

Good final week on the Ilen and Coomhola

Ilen River 20 salmon, best 8lb club angler. Comholla 8 salmon best 7lb club angler. Go fishing… The River Ilen is a medium size spate river that fishes...
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...