Slow fishing on windy and wet Conn and Cullin

Poor weather, high winds and heavy rain hampered all efforts for a good angling week. While some fresh water was badly needed to freshen...

Poor fly life and cold temperatures compromise angling on Loughs Conn & Cullin

Kevin O'Boyle reports from Loughs Conn & Cullin... A very slow week on the lakes.  Very windy conditions and cold temperatures kept anglers off the...

Bright sunshine makes fishing difficult on Conn & Cullin

Kevin O'Boyle reports from Loughs Conn & Cullin... There were favourable conditions on the lakes for most of the week until the weekend when some...
Lough Conn

Cool and breezy on Conn last week, hatches poor

Last week continued cool and breezy thus hampering the hatches of Mayfly and Olives. Some large sedges were seen hatching in some sheltered bays. ...

Dry flies doing the trick for Mark on Lough Conn

We received a report from regular Lough Conn visitor Mark Wilson from Co. Antrim who has been out with Ian Wise of Cloonamoyne Fishery...

High winds hamper Mayfly fishing on Conn & Cullin

Kevin O'Boyle reports from Loughs Conn & Cullin... Again, fishing was very difficult and slow on the lakes. Winds were a consistent feature of the...

A tough week for trout anglers on Conn and Cullen

A relatively tough week on the lakes. Fishing was patchy, with some anglers meeting a lot of trout while others seeing nothing. Shallow waters...
Brendan Murphy, Cloghans with a trout for just under 3 lbs on a Black Pennell near Comorant Rocks.

Mixed fishing on Conn wets best but Sedges hatching

Not many Anglers ventured out at the start of the week as cooler than normal temperatures prevailed with some squally North-eastern winds and eased...

Good duckfly fishing on Cullin – PB trout for Bernard

Proud father Bernard Kennedy Snr sent us in this report of his son, Bernard Jnr, with a fine 3.5lb trout he caught while fishing...

Duckfly commenced annual appearance on Lough Cullin

Kevin O'Boyle reports from Loughs Conn & Cullin... A few anglers ventured out when the weather allowed and had some action to the fly during...