on the fly

May update – Big Pike on fly!

O.k. the last few weeks pike fishing here in Boyle have been rather hectic! With some fine fish beeing landed and a lot of them by visiting pike fly-anglers. The pike are in prime condition right now and meter+ pike are now a weekly occurance with many fish in the 90+ bracket (double figures).   First, good friend and pike fly-enthusiast, Markus Mueller and
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112 for Paul

Spring pike

The season started off nicely with some 1meter+ pike coming to the boat and also some nice trout as a bonus. First up were a father and son from Russia, who fished with us for two days, landing some 20+ pike with the biggest at 103cm. Then we had a friendly meeting up with Tipperary angling guides Danny and Paul from Lough Derg, who
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Happy New Year!

We would like to wish all our friends, past guests and clients and of course future guests too, a very Happy, Healthy and most of all Fishy New Year! We look forward to seeing familiar and new faces alike back here in Boyle in 2014 for their Ireland Fishing Trip. We are ready for you and offer our usual services to make your stay here
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108

Autumn update

It’s been a while since the last update, but we have been busy here. Finally the autumn has landed and with dropping temperatures the pike have come on the feed. Some nice ones showed up in the past weeks. Last week German journalists Holger, Holger and Finn had some serious fishing on both fly and conventional tackle. The group had fish to 108cm. On
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Guy's Fish resized

Big pike for Oz Angler

This Beautiful pike measuring 102cm was caught yesterday by Guy Collinson from Australia. Guy who is here on a Holiday was out fishing with Angling Services Ireland Guide Brendan, who also happens to be Guy’s girlfriends brother! Nice catch Guy!!! (the pike is nice too!)


Andrea's 104cm

More big Pike for Spinners group from Italy

Despite the unsuitably hot weather our visitors from Italy caught some more big pike during their four day stay in Boyle, including this 104cm pike caught by group member Andrea. There were also a few more double figure pike that graced our boats.


Meter for Massimo

June update

The spring pike fishing continues to throw up some good fish for our guests over the past weeks. Last week, our guests, a Float-tube fly fishing group from Italy, had over 140 pike for their four days fishing with two pike breaking the magic one meter mark and many fish between 90 and one meter. This week we have another group from Italy, regular
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May update

It has been a long drawn out winter, but finally spring is sort of creeping in and the pike fishing is getting livelier. This is despite a late spawning time for most of the pike population of our lakes. Over the last two weeks our guests have had some good pike action with many days yielding good numbers of up to 30 pike per
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New exciting short break – Package for Italian market

Pike angling in the West of Ireland Fly with Ryanair from Milano, Bergamo to Knock, Ireland West airport and you could be catching your first pike by lunch time on the same day!!! This flight commences March 31st 2013, Wednesday to Sunday. Knock is only 40 minutes away from our base. We will collect you at the airport, check you into your B&B and
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Meeting Paul Young

At Hooked live…

Pleasure to have TV Fishing personality Paul Young drop by at Hooked Live in Dublin’s City West Hotel. A nice day at the show all round good chatting to many visitors and very importantly: The Rugby result is brilliant too!