Daire Whelan has started a new Irish fly fishing podcast called Ireland on the Fly, with news and interviews covering salmon, sea trout, brown trout and even bass and pike as well throughout the season. This is a weekly podcast which started at the beginning of January. You can tune in on Spotify and Apple: […]
Alan Broderick from Fish Wild Ireland has been in contact to let us now that fishing has been slow in the Westmeath area over the winter with the best of the fishing towards the tail end of 2019. A number of Alan’s guests fishing in the Westmeath and Midlands areas had some good fishing […]
An awesome journey to cavan to target some winter pike on the fly. The Jedi master of pike fishing, Dr. Ken Whelan is on hand for some top tips. A huge thanks to Marc and Anne O’Regan from Crannmor B&B for their guidance and hospitality. Also look at: http://flyfishing-blog.com/flyfishing-blog.com/2019/05/18/good-midlands-fly-fishing-for-pike-and-trout/ http://flyfishing-blog.com/flyfishing-blog.com/2019/04/27/excellent-pike-on-the-fly-for-kilkenny-pair-at-melview/ http://flyfishing-blog.com/flyfishing-blog.com/2019/02/25/fly-fishing-for-big-pike-in-the-mountains-of-northern-sweden/
The smaller and medium-sized rivers I am guiding in an almost exclusive fashion do not carry any names nor will they have GPS coordinates.
Seán Canney T.D., Minister with responsibility for the Inland Fisheries sector has approved a suite of regulations and bye-laws that will govern the wild salmon and sea trout fisheries in 2019. These have come into effect from Tuesday 1 January 2019.
Paul Bourke returns to the blog to pen an appreciation of Peter O’Reilly who passed away at the end of last week…
Buy your salmon licence online now. You can now buy your salmon licence for the 2019 season in Ireland online at https://store.fishinginireland.info/. Licence prices have remained unchanged for the year ahead. Salmon Licence Fees • All Districts (i.e. all Regions) Annual: €100 • Juvenile (under the age of 18 years) All Districts Annual: €10 • One District, […]
Bill Braizier, Editor at Off The Scale gives a run down of whats in the latest edition of this on line fishing magazine… This one’s a real cracker with plenty of content to keep you informed, entertained and inspired on these long, dark nights in the run up to Christmas. How we can […]
Written by Dan O’Donovan, Salmon of the River Lee is a high quality hardback, thread sewn, production with over 150 photographs – and would make a great Christmas gift for the salmon angler in your life… It may be hard to imagine in the middle of an exceptional Summer drought but the Lee […]
Bookings are coming in for next season for the fishery and I would like to take this opportunity to announce the dates for the courses on the Blackwater and the Tay for the coming season. I am delighted to be teaching these courses again this year and they have been very successful in previous years […]