Cast a line over lovely Lough Conn
Or just relax and cast your eye over this peaceful lake vista . Scenic Lough Conn covers approximately 14,000 acres (57 km.) and is well-known for its trout and salmon fishing. Various competitions are held during the fishing season attracting national and international anglers. You can hire a gillie via Cloonamoyne Fisheries: www.cloonamoynefishery.com
Adults can enjoy speedboat fun at the pier, while children can paddle contentedly under adult supervision in this truly relaxing location; an ideal spot for photography. There is a serviced toilet facility and two parking bays for caravans.
Errew Abbey on the banks of Lough Conn was founded by St. Tiernan in the 7th century and held significance and stature among the monasteries of the time. It is quite well preserved with many of its features well distinguished.
Lough Conn & Cullen Anglers' Association
Crossmolina, Co Mayo
Chairman: Padraig Traynor (086)6052687
Padraig Kelly, Salmon and Trout Guide
Guide and Instructor for salmon and trout fishing
Address: Cloghans, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: +353 (0)96 22250
Ian Wise, Enniscoe House, Castlehill Post Office, Ballina, Co. Mayo.
Tel: +353 (0)87 7697193
Gerry Murphy – Boat Hire & Guide
Browns Bay, Crossmolina, Co. Mayo.
Tel: +353 (0)96 51294 Mob: +353 (0)87 2390409
Vinney O'Boyle – Boat Hire & Guide
Knockfree, Ballina, Co. Mayo.
Tel: +353 (0)96 31209