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    Owenmore River

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    There are approximately five miles of fly fishing along the main part of the Owenmore River in Kerry, with 33 named pools and an additional 180 acres of lake fishing in this Kerry beauty spot.

    The salmon, grilse and sea trout begin to run in April. The runs continue through spring and summer into early October.

    For bookings

    Telephone: 066 7139408 Mobile: 087 9476309

    Email: enquiries@owenmorefishery.ie
    Web: www.owenmorefishery.ie

    Fishing news from the Owenmore River

    Owenmore Fishery
    • Good salmon fishing on the Owenmore and lots of sea trout about July 12, 2021Good salmon fishing on the Owenmore and lots of sea trout about
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports that as the levels on the river came up on Sunday the fishing improved… 7th July 2021: Even though the water was a bit on the high side we still managed to land 5 grisle and 1 salmon between 2 rods. There was also a large amount of sea trout traveling, a ...
    • Rains see sea trout and salmon catches up on Owenmore July 7, 2021Rains see sea trout and salmon catches up on Owenmore
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports that as the levels on the river came up on Sunday the fishing improved… 5th July 2021: I went up to the lake around 7am yesterday and there wasn’t a drop of water on the river and when I arrived back at the Bridge in the evening it was up ...
    • Owenmore in Kerry gets its first salmon of the season June 21, 2021Owenmore in Kerry gets its first salmon of the season
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports that they are off the mark with Salmon. On Saturday an 8 lb sea liced Salmon was caught and there were others seen moving up the River. The Seatrout are also starting to arrive in numbers and the forecast rain will hopefully keep the fishing going during the week. There ...
    • Conditions looking good at the Owenmore Fishery June 2, 2021Conditions looking good at the Owenmore Fishery
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports that it made enough rain on Thursday to put a nice flood on the river at the weekend. With the very high tides, the bit of warmer weather and the extra rain coming there should be fresh fish showing in the system. If the wind would blow south westerly ...
    • Rain forecast good news for salmon anglers on the Owenmore Fishery May 18, 2021Rain forecast good news for salmon anglers on the Owenmore Fishery
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports that they have lovely water for fishing at the moment and with heavy rain forecast at the end of the week fishing conditions should be good right through next week end. Frank Maunsell Owenmore Fishery Make a booking There are approximately five miles of fly fishing along the main part of the Owenmore ...
    • A bit of water in the Owenmore and a few fish running May 11, 2021A bit of water in the Owenmore and a few fish running
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports: 09 May: The weather has been very unsettled for the last week or so and is continuing well into next week as well. Now we do have a small flood on the river at the moment. There are some fish running but the windy conditions will actually make the fishing difficult. Frank Maunsell Owenmore ...
    • Some sea trout from Owenmore even in low water April 21, 2021Some sea trout from Owenmore even in low water
        Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports: 16th Aprill 2021: We have had a run of seatrout in the last flood with the odd one trickling up river in the low water. A local man decided to chance the White Lake and against all the odds had two trout one almost 2 lbs. A man from Tralee fished ...
    • Good fishing at Owenmore Fishery last week, to improve again next week with rain September 17, 2020Good fishing at Owenmore Fishery last week, to improve again next week with rain
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports: 14 September: At the start of last week we had very good water in the river and while we had a few resident fish we also had two grand fish. We had a salmon 10 lbs caught and a seatrout 5 lbs both with lice. The water levels have dropped now and ...
    • Terrific fishing on the Owenmore Fishery in Kerry August 5, 2020Terrific fishing on the Owenmore Fishery in Kerry
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports: 04 August: We had great water on the river for the last week which resulted in some terrific fishing. We have had 10 Grisle and 2 Salmom landed and released with people seeing and meeting more fish this year than they have for years. We have a yellow rain warning for ...
    • Perfect conditions on the Owenmore in Kerry June 26, 2020Perfect conditions on the Owenmore in Kerry
      Frank Maunsell from the Owenmore Fishery reports: 23 June: We have perfect fishing conditions on the river at the moment. A local man on the river who was fishing for seatrout met 3 salmon. Due to the fact that he was fishing very light gear the first two fish broke on him. 1 was of about 9 lbs ...