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IRELAND TRAVEL

Nice fly water on the upper section of the River Moy near Foxford.

The trout all showed the brightest of colours, with an intense yellow belly and sharp red and black dots.

a stone bridge, are together some 65 hectare in size. Especially the northern lake is remarkably deep, but there are enough shallow areas to be found along the shoreline and around the vegetation that is visible here and there. Boats can be rented from Tom Deasy at the northern lake, telephone +353 (0)94 – 9256 266, a license is not necessary for this water. Together with Markus Mßller, Mario Sanz and fishing guide Paddy McDonnell, I had a most enjoyable day here. Using dry flies and wet SPORTFISHING ADVENTURES | Q4 2019

flies, we managed to land some sixty trout between us, the heaviest one was close to one and a half pounds in weight, trout of two and three pounds in weight are often caught here too though. The trout all showed the brightest of colours, with an intense yellow belly and sharp red and black dots. For those people that love to fish dry flies: a Klinkhamer tied in mayfly colours is both well visible on the water because of the large white wing and a good imitation of the full grown insect. With this fly, fishing along the drop-off to 79

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Sportfishing Adventures - Issue 8 | Q4 2019