Random fishing and fly tying photographs. I will try to post as often as I can.
a salmon boils close to the boat
Summer is coming…………
Frank Dooley landed the first salmon today (opening day) at the Glenisland River mouth. A very fresh 8lb fish
Capes on the fly tying bench
A broken marker pole on Cullin. Two weeks ago this hazard was covered in water. Take care when fishing and motoring on Irish loughs, there are lots of these damaged poles out there.
Ashore in Castlehill Bay for a brew yesterday
Water is still high on the Corrib River in Galway
I have been sadly amiss in not posting photos lately due to work commitments.
Looking across Ballinlough, near Westport, Co. Mayo
Pearsill’s tying silk, still the best for making spiders.
Storm clouds gather over the Cashel River in County Mayo
A Connemara Black Dabbler still in the vice.
Sculpture beside Lough Owel
Helen and Nessie looking out across a sheltered bay on Lough Corrib.
Bridge over the Cong River. A popular salmon river, the Cong is also an important spawning stream for Ferox trout.
16th December 2015
Me on top of Nephin last year. You can see the Errew shore, Castlehill Bay and Brachwannsha in the distance.
Buzzers in the fly box