Rainbow trout fishing in the south west

  1. Shepperton Lakes
  2. Lough Bofinne
  3. Lough Barfinny
  4. Lough Fada

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Open season

01 May - 31 August


Map of Barfinny Lake


A 35 acre mountain lough, 6½ miles from Kenmare and one mile off the Kenmare to Killarney road, at Molls Gap. In a superb location, the entire shoreline is overlooked from the nearby road. Access is open and excellent, the rocky shoreline 100% fishable and the sparkling clean, clear lake waters especially attractive. The lake holds a very good stock of small wild native Brown Trout and adult Rainbow Trout are stocked regularly to maintain a high stock density and give worthwhile angling recommended methods include worms, using a float - artificial flies, or try a small spinner

Permit Prices


Other outlets for permits

T.W. Murray & Co. Ltd.,
Patrick Street, Cork.  

Tel.  021.4271089

Halfway Angling Centre,
Ballinhassig, Co. Cork.

Tel.  021.4885894

Landers Outdoor World,
Mile Heigh, Killarney Road, Tralee, Co. Kerry

Tel: 066 7126644