Fishing Trip 7 Nights | North

Start

Banagher Marina

Banagher to Shannonbridge: Cruising time approximately 1 hour 15 minutesApprox 1hr 15m from Shannonbridge
  • Banagher Town centre
  • Supervalu supermarket
  • Childrens playground
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool at the Shannon Bank Park
  • Pitch n Putt Golf Course
  • SUP/Kayak Rentals
  • JJ Hough's Singing Pub
  • Bars/Restaurants/Cafes/Takeaways
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Stop

River Suck Fishing Spot

On the way to Shannonbridge stop off and Fish on the River Suck ( fishing license is required for this water) The River Suck offers some of the best fishing in Ireland, good brown trout, bream, perch, pike and trench due to its many tributaries.

Night 1

Shannonbridge

Shannonbridge to Athlone Lock: Cruising time approximately 2 hour 15 minutes
  • Convenience Store
  • Fallons Pub with tasty 'Organic Kitchen'
  • Lukers Pub Restaurant & Live music Venue
  • The River Cafe/ Old Fort

Night 2

Lanesborough

Lanesborough to Tarmonbarry Lock: Cruising time approximately 1 hour

Lanesborough is renowned for its fishing - The “Hot Water” stretch adjacent to the peat power station is famous for Bream, Tench, Roach, Pike and Perch & eels. The bank between the power station and the bridge has been revamped to facilitate the fishermen.

  • Pubs, restaurants and takeaways
  • Bridie’s Fishing tackle shop
  • Supermarket
  • Shops

Stop

Tarmonbarry Moorings

Lock: Tarmonbarry : Check opening times of the Lock

Stop off at Tarmonbarry visit Kennan’s Pub for refreshments

Night 3

Roosky

Bridge: Roosky : Check opening times of bridge.

Roosky is great for fishing

  • Supermarket
  • Fishing tackle shop
  • Pubs / Restaurant / Takeaways

Night 4

Carrick-On-Shannon

Lanesborough to Lecarrow: Cruising time approximately 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Great choice of pubs, restaurants, takeaways.
  • Carrick Angling centre
  • Angling service Ireland - Fishing trips, tuition

Night 5

Leecarrow

  • Coffey’s pub and shop for all the local fishing knowledge
  • Yew Tree Restaurant

Night 6

Athlone Town Centre

  • Dead centre Brew Pub right on the banks of the River Shannon. Great quality craft beer served from the brewery as well as local, guest breweries. on-site pizza kitchen serving hand-spun pizza dough using fresh local ingredients.
  • Left Bank Bistro - A modern restaurant situated in the heart of Athlone just a stone's throw from the Athlone Lock on the River Shannon, it boasts views of the Norman castle and its ancient architecture. The food at Left Bank is exciting and innovative, with many dishes the long-standing favourites of local customers.
  • Seans Bar - When you walk into Sean's Bar in Athlone, the oldest pub in Ireland, you join the uncountable number of visitors who have been stopping here for a drink, a chat and maybe a bit of music for more than a thousand years.
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Night 7

Banagher Marina

Approx 1hr 15m from Shannonbridge
  • Banagher Town centre
  • Supervalu supermarket
  • Childrens playground
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool at the Shannon Bank Park
  • Pitch n Putt Golf Course
  • SUP/Kayak Rentals
  • JJ Hough's Singing Pub
  • Bars/Restaurants/Cafes/Takeaways
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