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Kerry Fishing

At Derrynane you are spoilt for choice of fishing, Shore Fishing, Lake Fishing, Deep Sea Fishing and River Fishing.Fishing

Shore Fishing on Derrynane Beach is a wonderful experience for any fisherman and is popular for its Bass Fishing.

Lake Fishing in Lough Currane in Waterville is world renowned for Salmon,
Sea Trout & Brown Trout Fishing. Visit
Ghillie; Neil O’Shea, ph; 066 9474527. Daily Boat Hire; € 130 Boat, Ghillie & 2pax – Dominic McGillicuddy ph; 087 2051515.

Deep Sea Fishing Contact Kenneth Roddy (Joe Roddy) 087 1209924.
066 9474268 Cost of day € 350 Boat can take 12 people.
Also available 4 hour boat trip of which 2 and 1/2 hours is fishing for Euro 40 per person. This is the boat to the Skellig Islands but fishermen can stay aboard and fish instead. A wonderful Trip and Great Fishing.

River Fishing Waterville Fisheries offers marvellous fishing on the River Inney and Cummeragh. Contact Tadgh O’Sullivan, Waterville 066 94744433 for more information.  The Kerry Blackwater offers a variety of clearly marked pools and runs. Best for salmon & grilse Boats can be hired on Lough Brin for excellent brown trout angling. Ghilly services & fly casting lessons also available.
Permits cost €38.00 Lough Brin day ticket, Information from South Western Regional Fisheries ph; 026 41221 or contact Blackwater Fishery ph; 087 2241095

Local Fishing Tackle Fishing tackle shop in Waterville. Patrons Tadhg and Nora will deliver requirements. They also supply Permits.  Telephone 066 9474433.

Fishing Hotspots

Blackwater Pier;Fishing boat
Conger, dogfish, flounder, mackerel, pollack, thornback ray, trigger fish.

Conger, dogfish, bullhuss, pollack, ballan wrasse.

Lamb’s Head;
Conger, dogfish, bullhush, pollack, ballan wrasse.

Derrynane Bach & Rocks;
Bass, coalfish, cod, flounder, mullet, sea trout, golden grey mullet, turbot.

Hog’s Head;
Bass, cod, dab, dogfish, mullet, pollack, ballan wrasse.

Waterville Beach;
Bass, dogfish, flounder, plaice

Inny Strand;
Bass, dogfish, flounder, golden grey mullet.

St. Finians’s Bay;
Bass, cod, dab, flounder, thornback ray, turbot, whiting

The staff at The Derrynane Hotel can arrange your fishing trip; please don’t hesitate to contact us!