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Best Fish of the Season Ireland

On December 3rd, 2013, posted in: Ireland by 0 Comment

Best  Day & Best Fish of the Season – September 20th. Current Conditions A couple of small floods have really got things moving! The river is now fining off into perfect order, & some excellent catches have been recorded in the last one & a half weeks. After yet more rain, the upper river rose..

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Ireland 25.09.11

On April 30th, 2012, posted in: Ireland by 0 Comment

Ireland – August 25th., 2011 Biggest Fish of the Season caught on August 20.   Despite very low water conditions and few rods out fishing, we have caught 58 fish in the last 2 weeks with just one blank day. On the 20th., the Best Fish of the Season was taken by Robert Savage from..

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Ireland 22.09.11

On April 30th, 2012, posted in: Ireland by 0 Comment

Current Conditions A couple of small floods have really got things moving! The river is now fining off into perfect order, & some excellent catches have been recorded in the last one & a half weeks. After yet more rain, the upper river rose 20cm @ Millstreet & 10cm @ Kanturk last night but it..

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Ireland 20.09.11

On April 30th, 2012, posted in: Ireland by 0 Comment

Following some moderate rainfall, the upper river rose 35cm at Millstreet (90km upstream). The lower river however, only rose about 5cm as a result. The change in the weather nevertheless livened the fish up, and the grilse run has certainly picked up significantly. Despite low water conditions downriver and very few rods out fishing, we..

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Ireland 28.07.11

On April 30th, 2012, posted in: Ireland by 0 Comment

 Ireland – July 28, 2011       Despite low water conditions we caught fish every day in the last week except for the 25th., when there was actually nobody out fishing at all! 27 grilse & salmon to 14.3lb. have been caught in the last 7 days, including 3 double figure fish & 4 First..

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Ireland 25.06.11

On April 30th, 2012, posted in: Ireland by 0 Comment

Ireland- June 25, 2011   Biggest Flood of the Season Today – June 25th. This is the Blackwater peaking at 1.50m at Ballyduff this afternoon. There was plenty of rain throughout the catchment yesterday (Friday). We had 30mm here at Ballyduff yesterday. 90km upriver at Millstreet, it reached the highest level this season, peaking at..

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Ireland 06.06.11

On April 30th, 2012, posted in: Ireland by 0 Comment

Ireland – June 6, 2011 Fresh Salmon on the upper beats! This fine 9.2 pounder was taken on fly on Beat 9 on the upper river on Saturday, June 4 by Ronan Brennan from Wicklow This sea-liced 12.8 pounder was caught by Mike O’Driscoll (Cork) on June 1 on the Island Stream on Beat 5..

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Ireland 18.05.11

On April 30th, 2012, posted in: Ireland by 0 Comment

Great Weekend’s Fishing. The First Grilse is Caught ! Best Day of the Season Friday & beaten again Monday. With the upper river already coming into fine fishable order late last week and the lower river in fly order by Saturday, we had some excellent fishing in the last few days, catching more fish for..

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