Bundorragha River

Beautiful Bundorragha River

content_fishery_bundorragha_004Fishing Holidays in Ireland – Delphi’s crown jewel is the beautiful Bundorragha River. Over a mile long, with over twenty productive pools, this amazing little river is almost always suitable for fly-fishing. Even after a big flood, it never colours up for long due to the settling effect of the lakes upstream. The Bundorragha (bottom of the dark valley), is one of the most beautiful rivers you can fish. It is almost always suitable for fly fishing, even after a heavy spate, due to the settling effect of the lakes upstream.

The fishing is often heavily booked. Priority is given to fishermen who stay at Delphi. But day tickets are sometimes available at short notice.

“An amazingly prolific fishery with an unusually long and interesting season… It offers an extraordinary variety of fishing.” TROUT& SALMON MAGAZINE

Delphi Record Salmon 20lbs11ozs – Rock Pool – YouTube Video
Click here – Playing and Landing a Delphi Salmon – YouTube

Click here for Bundorragha Pool Map_01-29_Fishing Guide
Click here – 01_03_Junction_Road_Bridge_Pool Fishing Guide
Click here – 04_Turn Pool Fishing Guide
Click here – 05_Quarry Pool Fishing Guide
Click here – 06_07_Quarry Flats_Duffers Run_Pool Fishing Guide
Click here – 08_09_Rock Pool_Duffers Run_ Fishing Guide
Click here – 10_11_Holly Pool_Dipper Run_Fishing Guide
Click here – 12_Morrisons Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 13_Poker Pot_Rapids_Pool_ Fishing Guide
Click here – 14_Deadmans Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 15_Grilse Pool _Fishing Guide
Click here – 16_Cooleens_Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 17_Schoolhouse Pool_Rapids_Fishing Guide
Click here – 18_New Island Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 19_20_Heneghans Run_Duck Run_Pool Fishing Guide
Click here – 21_22_Horseshoe Pool_Upper Gorge_Fishing Guide
Click here – 23_Lower Gorge_Dynamite Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 24_Goat Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 25_Whin Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 26_27_Waterfall Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 28_Meadow Pool_Fishing Guide
Click here – 29_Sea Pool_Fishing Guide 

22/05/2017

The Drought Ends

Our long dry spell finally came to an end last Sunday night the 14th, when we had 28.5mms or just over an inch of rain. It brought the river from -12 back up to 60. On Monday morning […]

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03/05/2017

April Finishes with a Flourish

Well I’m afraid the Easter Bunny did not bring us loads of water, but we did actually manage to finish the month with five fish in the last seven days. That brought our total catch for April to […]

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30/04/2017

Delphi Events Calendar May

Quite honestly, there’s a Festival for everything this month! Fancy being active?  How about the Leenane Walking Festival, the Annual Famine Walk, Tour de Connemara or Connemara Bog Week?  Looking for some music? There’s the annual and internationally […]

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