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Lough Erne Resort - Angling

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Lough Shore Road, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh,
Mr Jonathan Stapleton
T: (028) 6632 3230
Fly Fishing

Lough Erne Resort situated in the heart of The Fermanagh Lakelands is the ideal destination for experienced fishermen and budding enthusiasts alike. The surrounding Lakes and rivers offer excellent angling for roach, pike, perch, bream and eel. Fly fish for Lough Erne’s hard fighting Brown Trout with our three professional guides who between them can boast a total of seventy five years angling experience on this great Lough.

Resort Residents, can navigate the waters with Resident Game Angling Instructor, Packie Trotter, one of only 140 Master Casting Instructors in the world to Fly Fish for Pike on the private Castle Hume Lough Angling for these hard fighting fish is from boat only.

Fly Fishing Tours can be for a ½ day or full day with a choice of Fly-Fishing for Pike on Castle Hume Lough or for Trout on Lower Lough Erne or Local Rivers and Hill Loughs. For the more enthusiastic fisherman, Coarse Fishing for Pike, Perch and/or Bream is available for a ½ Day or Full Day Angling Tour. Coarse fishing takes place in Lower Lough Erne, Local Rivers and Hill Loughs. Coarse Fishing is available all year round.

Experience Salmon Fishing on a stretch of the River Mourne, with expert Salmon Instructor, Gerry McAleer. The River Mourne is part of the Foyle Fishery System and is in the top league of salmon rivers in Ireland and the UK. This beat is recognized by many as being one of the best and most challenging fly-fishing waters available and is reserved for the serious fisherman.

Gourmet Picnic Hampers are provided by Acclaimed chef, Noel McMeel and your ‘catch of the day’ can be cooked by a personal chef in the privacy and comfort of your Luxury Loughside Lodges.

Try a new Experience and learn a new skill by taking a Casting Lesson with Packie Trotter, where you will learn how to cast. Likewise Anglers can improve their casting technique by taking Casting Tuition with the trout or salmon fly rod.
Also available are Casting Tuition and game angling courses. The Fly-Fishing season runs from March through to September

Angling Season
Brown Trout
Fly Fishing on Lough Erne and Colebrook River
Season: 1st March - 30th September

Fly Fishing and spinning on Lough Erne and Castle Hume Lough
Season: Year round

Fish for salmon on the famous Moy, Mourne, Finn, and Bundrowes rivers. Salmon fishing subject to availability and river conditions.
Season: 1st April - 30th September
Fly Casting Tuition
Available all year. Learn to cast or improve your casting technique with the trout or salmon fly rod.