The lough holds a large stock of trout and they rise freely to intercept insects or our imitations at the surface.
deeper water, I managed to land a number of good sized trout that were patrolling this water. A drogue can come in handy when the wind pushes the boat too fast across the water. On a day when the large waters where too dangers to fish, we enjoyed great sport here. Lough Muck Lough Muck is just a short distance from the Callow Lakes, but its character is completely different. The water here has more the colours of the moors, it is very clear but there is a definite brown tint to it. The wild brown trout on this lough also have a much dar-
ker colour. The lough holds a large stock of trout and they rise freely to intercept insects or our imitations at the surface. An ideal water when the larger waters can not be fished or to fill in a small number of hours. Kenny Sloan rents out a boat on this water, he can be reached at +353 (0)87 – 9670310. The lake is also perfectly suitable to fish with a belly boat. Try to make drifts here close to the vegetation or along the ‘monument’ that can be found in one corner of the lough. Wet flies that have black bodies or hackles in their dressing work well here most of the time, but I would urge you
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SPORTFISHING ADVENTURES | Q4 2019