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An Average Day – A Not So Average fish!

Every so often we catch a fish that reminds us why we go fishing. Like the one above. Nothing was obviously different about this day in the Waterville area than … Continue reading

August 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

Inland Fisheries Ireland Confirms Two Bass Daily Bag Limit

‘On 29th March 2015, the European Commission introduced a daily bag limit which allows for ‘not more than three’ bass to be retained by anglers. This limit complements and supports … Continue reading

April 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bass Angling Resumes

The bass ban is now over and the good news is that there are plenty of stories of good fishing being reported from around the country.  The estuaries which were … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · 2 Comments

A Window of Good Weather

The persistent rain over the last number of weeks and the resulting improvement in salmon fishing has made it difficult to drag myself away from the rivers in the west … Continue reading

August 13, 2012 · 3 Comments

End of August

I headed out for a few hours as conditions looked good. I brought a fishing buddy from work to try get him a bass. I couldn’t believe it when i … Continue reading

September 6, 2011 · Leave a comment

A Few Fish at Last

There was a long overdue bit of settled weather which coincided with big tides, and I made sure I made the most of it. I must have spent over 20 … Continue reading

August 16, 2011 · Leave a comment

A quick session

So what originally started out as a search for a bass or two, ended up as a mackerel bashing session. A combination of less than ideal weather, tides, weed, seals … Continue reading

August 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Early start – why do i do this to myself on my day off?!

Alarm goes off at 5.30am. I hit snooze. Alarm goes off again. I hit snooze again. The third time around i have a listen to see if i can hear … Continue reading

July 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

Some very welcome bass…

I decided last minute to head out for an hour or two locally to see if there were any bass around. The weather was glorious and the tide looked about … Continue reading

July 25, 2011 · Leave a comment