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

19/04/2019

Easter Sunshine and Soaring Temperatures

Sorry for not updating you all recently but it has been a bit hectic here in the last few weeks. This has not been due to the huge amount of fish we have caught but, nonetheless we have […]

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03/04/2019

Franz Josef Hits the Jackpot

It’s ten years and ten days since Franz Josef Rothkotter and his son Nicklas first fished here at Delphi and on that occasion, it was young Nicklas who took the limelight, when he landed three Springers on his […]

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02/04/2019

We are delighted to introduce our newly renovated cottages

We have recently renovated and refurbished our self-catering cottages here at Delphi. Our cottages are surrounded by some of the highest mountains in the west of Ireland and are extremely popular with hill walkers, artists and those in search […]

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