trout

Lull on Conn and Cullen after Mayfly but fishing still good

Declan Cooke reports that although angling is tailing off somewhat on Loughs Conn & Cullin, following one of the most successful mayfly seasons in...

Excellent “purple patch” of fishing on Lough Conn

Declan Cooke reports from Lough Conn: Although it was anticipated that the quality flyfishing associated with the olive and mayfly season on Lough Conn would...
Flanery’s Bay, L. Conn

Conn produces excellent angling, though conditions remain difficult

Declan Cooke, IFI Ballina, reports on the trout fishing from Loughs conn and Cullin last week... 02 June: Weather last week was unseasonably cold with harsh...
Mike Tiernan with a lovely 1.5lb trout from L. Cullin

Strong hatches of Mayfly on Loughs conn and Cullin last week

Summer weather has still not arrived and cool winds with frequent showers prevailed for much of the week. Mayfly continue to hatch on both...

Trout fishing in Lough Conn is very good in the cold conditions and anglers...

Lough Conn & Lough Cullin Declan Cooke reports It has been a week of squalls and cold northerly and north-westerly winds but anglers were braving the...
John Walsh with a fine 3 lbs. trout from Lough Conn

Another excellent week for trout anglers on Loughs Conn and Cullin

It’s been another excellent week for trout anglers on Loughs Conn & Cullin despite the fact that the mayfly hatches, which started last week,...

Good hatches of mayfly on Lough Conn and fish active

Guide Mike Tiernan of Tiernan Brothers Angling Centre in Foxford, Co. Mayo tells us that Lough Conn is fishing well at the moment...
Peter Gray with a lovely L. Cullin trout

Fishing on Conn and Cullin takes off with milder weather

Since the return to milder conditions mid-week, trout angling on Loughs Conn & Cullin took off considerably, writes Declan Cooke, with superb catches being...

Slow on Conn and Cullin as winter returns to lake

Declan Cook reports that it has been a slow week for trout angling on Loughs Conn & Cullin as bright, hot, calm conditions were superseded...
Lough Conn Brownie

Good trout fishing on Conn and Cullen despite coo, bright weather

Declan cooke, IFI Ballina, tells us there were good reports of trout on L. Conn & Cullin last week, despite bright, cool weather which...