AS SOUND AS A TROUT

Its all about trout this week, and we have some cracking photographs of beautiful fish from Owel and Mount Dalton.Mount Dalton is really becoming an Anglers Trout Paradise and its nesting in the hills near the village of Rathconrath.On...

Yellow-bellied Slider Turtle found on the River Maigue

An unusual discovery was made on the River Maigue on Wednesday, 18th June, by Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) officers: a yellow-bellied slider turtle. The male turtle was found in the tidal waters of the River Maigue at Adare Village. It...

MIDLAND PIKE ANGLERS IN ACTION

It was a wet and frosty few days over the Christmas break, and the fishing was tough. The heavy rain had the lakes and rivers back in flood, and very discoloured. Last Sunday December 28th Midland Pike Anglers hosted...

MIDLAND ANGLING WEEKLY REPORT 9/5/15

PIKE TRIP SEALED WITH A KISS. What a few days pike fishing our pals from Abruzzo had here in the Midlands, and our main picture last week of Andrea Palma with a huge Ree pike rocked the Angling World....

“Married to Victoria”

ITFFA National Championship Balbriggan angler Stuart Marry realised a boyhood dream when he won the National Challenge Trophy at the Irish Trout Fly Fishing Associations National Angling Championship. Stuart, who has been trying for over twenty years to represent his...

FLANAGANS FORAYS FROM THE CORRIB

Yep the opening weekend of the Trout season dawned Blustery, Wet, and Cold not your ideal conditions for lashing flies or trolling lures across the likes of Conn, Mask, or Corrib. I had planned a trip to Lough Mask...

BROWN TROUT SEASON CLOSES ACROSS THE MIDLANDS

It’s all over now on the brown trout scene as our lakes and rivers closed on Sunday October 12th. It was busy on the competition scene with Owel running their Stocking fundraising competition; Ennell had a sweep Stake competition...

SUPER PERCH FROM ENNELL AND DERRAVARAGH.

We are getting a bit of bad weather across the Midlands, and fresh floods made it difficult for anglers last weekend. Still some cracking pike and perch were caught on our Midland lakes and rivers. All going well the...

WHAT LIES BENEATH THE DEPTHS OF ENNELL

We have another net bursting angling report this week, with some lovely pike and perch coming on line early in the New Year. On Ennell last week Gwenael Brunet from Brittany in France enjoying some sport jigging for perch...

SPANISH MACKERAL, CANAL PIKE, TROUT / NOW YOUR FISHING.

Yep its another first for Angling focus with a cracking photograph of Mullingar Angler Anthony Hoey in Australia with a super Spanish Mackeral.Plus we had a cracking few days at the trout fishing which started on March 1st.Andy Boyle...