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McCourts Lake

Carlingford Catchment | McCourts Lake

Season:   1st Mar – 31st Oct
Species:  Brown and Rainbow Trout
Method:  Fly only

This 5 hectare (12 acres) lake is close to the village of Poyntzpass. Access is by way of the angling club car park only.  Newry and District Angling Association control this water and only orthodox fly fishing is permitted.  Day tickets are available, which  will also cover the angling associations waters on the Newry and Clanrye rivers.     A Loughs Agency rod licence is compulsory to fish this water.

Club Contact Details

Newry &  District Anglers Association
Martin Toal
Tel: 07887920511


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