Ryewater trout

Summer weather wakes up the fly life on the Ryewater

Yippee – summer seems to have made an appearance at long last.  The last week has seen higher temperatures and increased insect activity as...
Sean Melia and Anton Hokera

Last evening  of the season on the Rye Water

Oisin Cahill reports that Sean Melia and Anton Hokera took full advantage of the recent good weather and decided to fish the Rye Water...
Aaron Hughes on the Rye Water at Carton House.

Premier League player Aaron Hughes tackles the fish at Carton House

Guide Rob Love goes fishing with footballer Aaron Hughes and reports: Getting away from it all was certainly the reason why angler – Aaron Hughes...

Nice trout fishing reported from the River Rye in the Carton House Fishery.

Rob Love, Fishery Manager at Carton House Fishery near Maynooth reports on fishing on the Rye Water and in the "The Sheet Water fishery"...

Ryewater fishing well for Leixlip and District Anglers

Leixlip and District Anglers Association fished the Hawtorn Cup recently in ideal conditions... 22 April: The Hawthorn Cup was fished today and what started out as...
The Ryewater at Carton House

A good mix of hatches on the Ryewater in recent days

Despite the rather strange weather we continue to have, a few anglers have ventured out on the Rye in the last week. Iron Blues are...
The lovely Rye Water pictured yesterday in the not so lovely conditions of bright skies and low water.

Ryewater very low but but some fly fishing possible

While it’s been given serious consideration I haven’t quite gone the whole hog and started rain dances in the back garden – yet! The Poor...

Ryewater fishing well and plenty of Daddys on the lakes at Carton House

Rob Love, Carton House Fishery Manager, reports that the Ryewater and stocked lakes at Catron House are fishing well recently... The last few days of August...

Water level up on the Rywater and trout rising well

The Rye Water has been running at a far better level over the last few days and fishing with a variety of nymphs such...

Ryewater low, fishing challenging, but sedge hatches provide evening sport

Rob Love from Carton House reports that anglers on the Rye over the last week have described the fishing as highly challenging.  The river...