Little and Big Brosna flooded but some lively fishing in Pallas Lake

Martin Moffitt reports from Lough Derg and Brosna Areas: Like most of the country the Big Brosna and Little Brosna catchments were flooded out last...

Some nice trout during the rising flood in Ennis but conditions hard for angling

West Clare Rivers and Lakes report by Ken O'Neill             Rivers and lakes have been in flood all week and angling for trout is quiet.  Knockerra...

Trolling for trout tough going on Lough Derg

A total of eleven fish for thirty rods were weighed in at the end of a trout trolling competition on Lough Derg on Sunday...
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Big hatches of Mayfly on Derg, but fishing tough enough

Trout anglers fishing out of boats from Fisherman’s Paradise in Scarriff are reporting mixed fishing on Lough Derg. One boat had consistently good fishing on...

Mayfly up on Derg and good trout reported

Adrian Duffy, IFI Limerick, reports that trout fishing on Lough Derg looks to be very promising this year. Already anglers are meeting good fish on...

Croneen gathering but no run yet on the Brosna

Emma Stanley, IFI, reports that unfortunately, the run of Croneen still remains quiet of late. Although large amount visible at the mouth of the...
Jarek from Malow Co Cork caught this Trout trolling on Lough Derg on the 30th April 2016

Some trout news from Derg in advance of Mayfly madness

Ken O'Neill from our Limerick offices reports that the Crocks Cup was fished on May 1st.  There were 66 anglers fishing this annual fly fishing...
Mr Tony Horan (Cork) of the Mountshannon Angling Club

Mayfly up on Derg!

Ken O'Neill of IFI in Limerick reports on the fishing on Lough Derg... On Lough Derg May Fly is up at the moment with more...
Jimmy (Crock) Minogue Memorial Cup

A few trout on wets at Derg, some bigger fish on the troll but...

Ken O'Neill reports on the trout fishing on Lough Derg... The Mayfly has not yet been seen on the Lake.  Anglers are hoping that this...
Looking towards Scarriff, Lough Derg

Weather makes for patchy mayfly fishing on Derg

The Mayfly hatch is well underway now on Lough Derg. The fishing kicked off in the middle of the month in pretty miserable conditions....