Inland Fisheries Ireland launches ‘Operation Ephemera’ focused on trout anglers during the upcoming ‘Mayfly...

  Inland Fisheries Ireland today announced the launch of a new campaign, ‘Operation Ephemera’, which is designed to alert anglers to the intensification of efforts...

Big trout caught on the troll on Lough Conn!

Last Saturday, Hughie McDonnell from Castlebar caught an impressive trout on Lough Conn while trolling in the Cornakillew area. The fish was estimated well...
Colm McAndrew

Lough Conn defies bright weather to produce some excellent trout angling

Declan Cooke reports that it has been an extremely productive trout angling season so far on Lough Conn, despite long periods of bright dry...
Sean Goulding with a 4Lb 6oz from Lough Conn

Opening day success for Sean Goulding on Conn

Denis Goulding was in touch to report that Sean Goulding had some good fishing on Opening Day on Lough Conn... Sean Goulding from Dublin was...
Kay McBride Dublin with a 2.5lb fish from the Deel on a Grey Wulff

Fantastic trout fishing on Conn despite bright conditions

Declan Cook reports on the flyfishing on Loughs Conn and Cullin... It has been a fantastic fortnight on both Loughs Conn & Cullin as the...
Fearghal Reape from Knockmore, Ballina with his 8 lbs. trout on opening day 2016

Trout Angling Season Off To a Flying Start on Lough Conn

Declan Cooke, IFI Ballina reports: Trout Fishing got off to a flying start on Lough Conn with the capture of a beautiful 8 lbs. brownie by local...

A successful week on Conn and Cullen to close the season

Declan Cooke, IFI Ballina, reports on the last days of the trout season on Loughs Conn and Cullen... With the 2015 angling season now drawing...

Still good fishing on Lough Conn

Declan Cook reports from Lough Conn: There are less anglers venturing out onto Lough Conn these days but the quality of angling available to them...

Not very summery on Conn, but lake fishing well

Decland Cooke reports that high summer on Lough Conn was not evidenced by the weather conditions for much of last week but many anglers...
A lovely 1.25 lbs. Conn trout, unhooked and ready for return

Fish actively feeding on the surface provide the sport for Lough Conn Anglers

Declan Cooke IFI reports from Lough Conn: Lough Conn The bad weather which bedevilled this year’s mayfly season appears to have resulted in a very prolonged hatch,...