VARIETY OF FISH
Wild brown trout, dollaghan and salmon.
Fly fishing only until 1 September. Spinning and worming allowed only in September & October. Coarse fishing from Antrim Forum downstream to Lough Neagh but this is very seasonal - only appropriate in April and May when the roach shoals leave Lough Neagh to spawn in the river.
Maggot, shrimp, ground baiting and treble hooks.
DAILY BAG LIMIT
One trout per day, no trout to be retained over 18 inches in length. Currently catch and release.
The fishing season runs from 1 March to 31 October annually. No day tickets to be issued during October
DAERA rod licence available from www.nidirect.gov.uk/angling
See P50 for list of permit providers.
NOTE Some coarse fishing is permitted near to the mouth of the river where it enters Lough Neagh.
ACCESS Parking is plentiful around the river, given that it passes many urban developments. The most popular parking access can be found at: Templepatrick Bridge, Paradise Walk, Templepatrick Muckamore Presbyterian Church, 76 Dunadry Road, BT41 4QJ Kirbyâ€™s Lane, Muckamore, Antrim, BT41 4PR Antrim Forum Leisure Centre, Lough Road, Antrim BT41 4DQ
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