Update 17.20. The River continued to rise for most of the day and got very coloured, it has peaked at 1.45m on the upper stretches and should be in good order for worming and spinning by morning. Following yesterdays rain the river has started to rise. It is now at 1.13m at Ballylahan bridge and […]
A dark morning in Foxford, looks like we are going to have some heavy rain. Overall the weekend was quiet on the river. Reports from downstream of a few fresh run silver fish been taken hopefully a few more will arrive with fresh water. At the moment the river is at o.5m at Ballylahan bridge […]
Some rain overnight may see a small rise in levels later today but this will not be significant. Bubble and fly appears to have been the best method yesterday and this is likely to be the case for the early part of today at least. An un settled week ahead with the remnants of tropical […]
Shaping up to be a wet and windy weekend. The river is in good condition at the moment, it may creep up a few inches later today but will be ok. Spinning and Prawn downstream of Foxford, bubble and fly or Fly rod on East Mayo and Cloongee fisheries for today.
A wet morning in Foxford, heavy showers. Fishing was quiet yesterday with only a few salmon reported. A mixed forecast for the next while so we could see the river going up and down and generally unsettled conditions. For today spinning and prawn will be the best methods from Foxford downstream, bubble and fly will […]
A dry cool morning in Foxford. The river is now at 0.55m at Ballylahan bridge and is in good condition for all methods. Prawn should work on the fisheries downstream of Foxford. Anyone spinning is well advised to spin “Slow and low”getting their bait down to the fish.
As expected the river was creeping up yesterday and peaked at just under 0.7m at Ballylahan bridge. This has put a noticeable fresh drop of water through the system and it should move a few fish. The forecast is for some heavy rain in the west this morning. So far its a dull showery morning […]
The river has crept up a few inches overnight (now at 0.42m at Ballylahan bridge) and will most likely rise by a few more inches as the day goes on. This will improve fishing in the next few days. Anyone spinning today will be in with a good chance of success.