Doo Lough

Magical Doo Lough

content_fishery_doolough_003Above Fin Lough, lies the formidable Doo Lough (Black Lake), one of the deepest lakes in Ireland and surrounded by steep mountains. Here, most of the fishing is around the edges, with splendid long drifts down either side. It is a lake for which the adjective “awesome” is entirely appropriate. Some would add “forbidding”, while others might say “majestic”.

Watch us on YouTube – Delphi Lodge Sea Trout Fishing Doo Lough Video

In the summer months, sea trout may be caught at Delphi, although stocks of these wonderful fish are volatile, being vulnerable to parasites from salmon farming. Sea trout must be released alive.

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“Delphi is an ‘Elysium Piscatorum’”  WALTERPEARD, ‘AYEAROF LIBERTY’, 1867

15/03/2017

Good Run Continues

Our encouraging run of fish that started last Thursday the 9th has continued since my last update. Indeed at the time of writing the 5th fish had been landed but I was unaware of the fact. Yvonne had […]

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11/03/2017

Three in Two Days

Well after what can only be described as a slow February from a fishing viewpoint, we finally have a few fish running and this week we have had three in two days. Rudi Groener bagged our second fish […]

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27/02/2017

Delphi Events Calendar March

“Snowdrops and daffodils. Butterflies and bees. Sailboats and fishermen…” to quote lyrics from our 1970-Eurovision-winning entry; Spring has well-and-truly “sprung” here in the Delphi Valley and it’s GLORIOUS!  We’ve “all kinds of everything” going on this month, so […]

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