Sweethope has been fishing well this week, Monday and Friday provided the best days but anglers have caught fish throughout the week. Monday’s best performance was that of Darren Howie who fishing both lakes managed a creditable 16 fish to the net fishing Shipman’s buzzer, hopper and bibio. The latter end of the week provided the best performance which was that of James Carr on Saturday, bringing 19 rainbows to the boat on the Great Lough, fishing a damsel.
This coming week-end we will be hosting the British Float Tube Association who are holding a competition at Sweethope.
Number of fish taken: 22
Number of fish returned: 224
Number of visiting anglers: 57
Successful fly patterns: Dun hopper, hare’s ear, cormorant, blob, sedgehog, olive emerger, montana, bibio, Shipman’s, black spider, damsel, ptn, muddler.