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Ballymote & District Angling Club
Ballymote & District Angling Club

Phone: (0) 868612225

Address: Ballymote Co.Sligo


Ballymote and the Surrounding area offer Anglers excellent Coarse and Game Fishing in a number of Lakes and rivers in close proximety to the Town of Ballymote. The Game Anglers can enjoy a sporting days fishing at Lough Na Leibe, a small lake situated three miles from Ballymote and has been noted for its naturally spawning stock of Rainbow Trout, one of the only such sites in Ireland. The club stock this lake for its members and offers a day ticket permit to non members and visiting anglers.  The Coarse Angler will be spoiled for choice with large stocks of Bream, Rudd, Specimen Tench, Carp, Hybrids & Roach fishing on your doorstep. In August 2012  Cathal Hughes, World Silver medallist and World Pairs Champion 2012 broke the 100 lbs barrier in a Five hour Coarse Competition ran by Ballymote & District Angling Club, in conjuction with Inland Fisheries Ireland at Templehouse Lake Ballymote.