Alan Crinnion with a fine trout from the Finny River

Mask wakes up from summer slumber as fresher conditions get trout moving

Ronan Cusack reports that as predicted, the sudden change in weather conditions over the past few days brought a welcome improvement to the fishing...

Mixed reports from Mask as Carra provides the winning fish

Ronan Cusack reports that recent reports from Mask have been poor, possibly due to the sudden increase in water levels. Torrential rain over the...

Mayfly up on Corrib with buzzer also producing good fishing

Declan Gibbons reports that sport on Corrib has really taken off lately. The Lower Corrib Area is fishing well to buzzer and the Upper Corrib is...
Noel Tynan with a magnificent 14.5lbs trout he landed recently on Lough Mask. Also in the photo is friend Colin Rahilly.

Excellent fishing continues on Mask –

Margaret Gorman reports that excellent fishing continued throughout the week on Lough Mask at Dringeen Bay, despite high winds and difficult conditions at times....

Good wetfly fishing on Mask

Ronan Cusack reports excellent wetfly fishing on Mask this week as strong southerly winds freshened things up over the Bank Holiday weekend. The Garda Trout...

Mask Hosts McConville Cup

The Bilberry & Lough Lannagh Anglers recently hosted the 2019 McConville Cup where 82 anglers recorded 22 fish (size limit over 14 inches & heaviest...

Fishing tough on Mask but anglers practicing for the fast approaching World Cup

Ronan Cusack reports Angling has been tough on Mask over the past few weeks as the warm weather continues to dominate across the country. The lake...

World Cup Final blown off and postponed to 17 August

The World Cup Trout Flyfishing Championships is probably the jewel in the crown of Irish competition trout fishing, with anglers from far and wide...
Peter Byrne (R) winner of the Ballinrobe & District Anglers competition celebrates with his boat partner and this year’s Gold Medal winner in the World Masters Fly fishing Championships, Jackie Coyne

Excitement on Mask as World Cup fever builds

Ronan Cusack reports that there was plenty of activity on Lough Mask over the weekend as the excitement builds for the upcoming World Cup,...

Mixed reports from Mask as Trout focus on Daphnia

Ronan Cusack has mixed reports from Mask this week as anglers continue to hunt the deeps in pursuit of daphnia-feeding trout... Peter Byrne of Lough...