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Fishing in Roscommon, Ireland


Roscommon has an array of lakes and rivers that offer a variety of fishing opportunities. Set amidst unspoilt, peaceful landscapes, these locations are a haven for anglers.

Places to fish in County Roscommon

Lake O'Flynn - Ballinlough lake, source of the river Suck. Noted for brown trout fishing.

Fishing boats at Lake O'Flynn, Ballinlough in Roscommon, Ireland

(Lake O'Flynn, Ballinlough)

River Shannon - Longest river in Ireland, with excellent fishing in Athlone in particular.

The Suck Valley - 30 mile area of wetland including the River Suck and a number of lakes.

River Lung - Situated in Ballaghaderreen, with good stock of roach across a number of picturesque lakes.

Strokestown and Tulsk lakelands - Series of 65 lakes in the east of the county with pike, perch and more.

Boyle River - A network of lakes in Boyle, Elphin and Carrick on Shannon, with a diverse range of coarse angling, good stock and boats available locally.