Hard fighting, full-finned rainbow trout on wet olives and mayfly patters in North Tipperary

Anglers may be interested to learn that the mayfly has just made its annual appearance on the pristine 16-acre put-and-take lake operated by Pat...

Trout were continually on the move, rising and following flies on Sheelin

Lough Sheelin Angling Report By Brenda Montgomery, IFI August 8th – August 21st 2016 A lake carries you into recesses of feeling otherwise impenetrable. ~William Wordsworth The...
Tom Sweeney with his bag of Conn trout

Lough Conn produces the trout at the ITFFA National Championship

Congratulations to Tom Sweeney of Marcroom who recently won the Irish Trout Fly Fishing Associations National Angling Championship Cup. Tom went forward to compete...

Some amazing trout as lough Sheelin is buzzing with the mayfly

Lough Sheelin Angling Report By Brenda Montgomery, IFI May 16th – May 22nd  2016 'A trout is a moment of beauty known only to those...

Trout angling reports for Loughs Ennell, Owel and Derravarragh and the River Inny.

Midland Lakes and River Inny by Dermot Broughan At the start of the week weather was very warm and sunny with temperatures in the mid...

Low water levels limit trout anglers on Clare rivers

Ken O'Neill reports from the Clare area: The fine weather is keeping the water level low in Clare Rivers – many anglers turning to the...

Mayfly makes it appearance on Lough Derg

The Mayfly has made its annual appearance on Lough Derg – a few weeks earlier than most anglers would like. For the past week...

Twenty Eight Trout for Two Anglers on the River Boyne

Matt Campbell reports that he and Brian Mc Shane returned to the River Boyne on Monday. This followed their visit to the River for  Sundays Fisheries...
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Mayfly up on Derg, but conditions not making it easy

The Mayfly is up on Lough Derg, though not all the bays are seeing hatches. In the Scarriff and Mountshannon area anglers fishing out...

Lough Mask Continues to Provide Excellent Sport

Ronan Cusack reports that the rise in temperatures this week has reflected in a slight improvement in mayfly hatches. Anglers fishing the southern end...