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

19/02/2019

Excellent Fishing Continues

The excellent start to the season continues here at Delphi, with three more fish landed since my last update. Peter Moran, from Derry, on seeing our excellent start took a chance and decided to try his luck for […]

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12/02/2019

Excellent Fishing Continues

Well, I must admit that I wasn’t expecting to be updating the blog so soon after yesterday morning, but you could say it’s a great complaint to have. Just after I had updated the blog yesterday, I got […]

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11/02/2019

1st Ever for Ciaran

Another one who braved the elements of early season salmon fishing was Ciaran Conroy and he was duly rewarded with his first ever salmon. Ciaran was here for the weekend and started fishing on Friday, in what can […]

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