Oughterard Fishing

Set on the shores of Lough Corrib, the largest lake in the Republic of Ireland, Oughterard is a prime fishing destination.

Fishing is a way of life for many that live in the area as well as a favorite pass-time for many of its visitors. Fishermen visit from all over the world to try their hand at catching its plentiful salmon and trout.

Lough Corrib
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The nearby Oughterard Trout Hatchery stocks the lake every year. It is the oldest hatchery in the world and began in 1852. Read more...

Oughterard is renowned world-wide for its excellent game angling in its Lough Corrib. There is also Coarse fishing available on the near-by Ross Lake. 

Western Fisheries Board frequently updates their website, during the fishing season, with local fishing information.

Boat Hire
Fishing & Touring on Lough Corrib

 Molloy's Boats


Lough Corrib Boats




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