Mayfly Update 21 May 2010
The weather is changing; winds coming around to the west and bringing rain with them. Still a bit cold but due to warm up as southerlies move in.
21/05/10 Huge hatches during the day. Good wetfly fishing and a good fall of spinners. The lake is fishing into dark with dry and spent patterns. Some nice big fish to be taken.
21/05/10 A nice day on the lake with fish coming to dry Olives. Dry mayflies more productive at Cong end. Very calm so no wetfly or dapping til this changes.
21/05/10 Not much to report today. Very calm so no wetfly or dapping til this changes.
21/05/10 Very calm so no wetfly or dapping til this changes.
21/05/10 Fishing has improved. Though the southerly breeze was a bit much in places yesterday.
21/05/10 Northern end still out fishing the south. Fishing a little patchy but this weekend should be very good.
North Western Region
20/05/10 Loads of fly and spent on the water. And hundreds of daddy-long-legs out there too. Trout not interested in any of it.
Flytying and Fishing Tackle
Ennel and Owel
20/05/10 Not many mayfly on Ennel or Owel and the best fishing is on Olives for now.
20/05/10 Not much to say about Ree for now. Patchy hatches.