August- wet and wild

Fishing was good on Lough Corrib for anyone who braved the challenging weather. Many local anglers enjoyed some great trout fishing on the “Dap”, some using artificial Mayflies and others Daddy Long Legs. Our son  Christopher returned home recently and he took  father and son, Christian and Aaron Sommer from Marburg  out fishing. The had…

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Otter outwits Anglers

Otter 1 Angler 0 Otters are beautiful creatures but anglers  watch out they are also very cunning. This was proven recently when our friends, the Kelly’s visited us  with  David Micks who caught a beautiful fresh run salmon on the top waters of the Ballynahinch system . For those of you who live in the…

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A wet July

We are now in the third week of July with the Galway Arts Festival in full swing and plenty of visitors about but ooh that rain, we locals seem to be taking the bad weather very personally, some of our walkers have a much more philosophical take on things  suggesting that a good poncho is…

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Mayfly Fishing 2015 on Lough Corrib

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Lazy Hazy Days of Summer

With summer drought conditions, the river is very low and even the most avid fisher is getting a bit down in the mouth, our resident Heron is finding life tough, but the forecast is suggesting that rain is on its way so things could look better by the weekend Check out our new activity breaks…

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January 2014

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