TURIN ANGLERS RATTLE WESTMEATH NETS.

It was an interesting week here in the Angling World. Some of our lakes closed on September 30th, but it was full steam ahead on Owel and Ennell.This coming Sunday October 12th it’s the end of season trout competition,...

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...

“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...

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...

INNY PRODUCES RIVER MONSTER

The Lakes and Rivers are all over the shop with high water, and the spell of cold weather has really affected the feeding habits of our predator fish. Mind you last weekend the water temperature was just below 4-degree...

DECEMBER/ FLANAGAN FORAYS.

PIKING ALL OVER THE MIDLANDS Yep Status Quo may have being Rocking all over the World, but us pikers here in the Midlands will settle for Piking all over the Midlands. We had some fantastic head banging action on Lene...

Italian Pikers Photo Gallery

Yes, my pals from Abruzzo in Italy have departed the Emerald Isle, and they had a fantastic six days pike fishing across the Midlands. At times it was hard going, in choppy conditions on our bigger lakes, but we managed...

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...

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...

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...