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First salmon of 2021 at Costello & Fermoyle

Fishery manager Brian Curran was in touch to report the first fish of the season from the Costello & Fermoyle Fishery in Connemara.   Local angler,...

Duckfly well up on Corrib, trout enjoy a quiet lake

Once again it's a story of a quiet lough, as the 5km travel restrictions have meant fishing is only available to a few lucky...
Angler holding trout

Tough fishing marks late season on Corrib

Declan Gibbons brings us this week's round up from Corrib, where angling was for the most part difficult with little or no consistency in...
Angler in boat holding big trout

Up and down on Corrib – big fish for some anglers

Ups and Downs The weather recently has been quite unsettled, with water levels fluctuating substantially in response. Like the weather and water levels, the fishing...

First International Women’s Flyfishing Day – 12 September 2020

International Women’s Fly Fishing Day (IWFFD), is an initiative from 2 women in very different parts of the world - Maddy Kelly from County...
River Nore trout in a landing net

Frech angler gives fresh perspective to fly fishing the Nore

Dan O'Neill reports from Mount Juliet on the River Nore... Just before the flood came on the Nore (last week) I was lucky enough to...

Sedge and mayfly get fish feeding on Lough Corrib

Declan Gibbons reports from Lough Corrib, where most of our regular contributors are only resuming business due to Covid 19 Guidelines. Mayfly have started hatching...

Galway Fishery sees great fishing after re-opening

  The Galway Fishery re-opened last Saturday following a long closure during the Covid-19 lockdown. Angling is still restricted to anglers from Co. Galway until...

Long awaited flood brings in the fish on the Erriff

Thunder! After one of the longest droughts in recent memory, and certainly the driest spring, the heavens finally opened on the Erriff Valley yesterday, with...
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Trout jumping into the boat on Corrib!

Declan Gibbons reports that angling is very good on Corrib at present and has been of recent weeks, although with so few living close...