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Brick Island Angling is situated in Athlone, Ireland on the banks of the River Shannon and Lough Ree. Lough Ree is a large lough of 10,500 hectares and is widely known as one of Irelands premier angling lakes with excellent stocks of Pike and Trout.

At Brick Island Angling we pride ourselves on local knowledge, having fished here all of our lives. We offer guided Pike Fishing and Trout Fishing, with high quality fishing gear, equipment, fishing rods and bait.

All of our fishing trips take place on board our state of the art Tangiri boat, or our beautiful handcrafted timber boat, with use of high end fishing technologies including our fish finder.

We cater for all of your fishing needs with group trips or individual day trips, we guarantee an insightful trip for all and a great day out!

Pike Fishing

Ireland has been hailed as one of the world’s premium Pike fishing destinations and has an excellent reputation for the quality of its pike fishing. Anglers may fish for Pike all year round in Ireland.

Pike (Esox lucius) are the largest of the freshwater predators and are abundant in Irish waters, pikes inhabit almost every type of freshwater, from cold deep lakes, to warm shallow ponds to muddy rivers.

Pike can grow to a relatively large size, they are recognised by their elongate body, small scales, long head, shovel like snout, and large mouth armed with a large number of very sharp teeth. Pike are most often olive green, shading from yellow to white along the belly. 

Pike are a much sought after fish amongst anglers, who appreciate the fish for its strength and aggressiveness and hard fighting nature. Catching a large Pike is the dream of almost every angler. 

Our Pike Fishing takes place on board our state of the art Tangiri boat, we practice all modern methods of Pike Fishing including trolling and casting. Live baiting is prohibited by law in Ireland. At Brick Island Angling we adapt our methods to each situation to ensure the best results for all of our customers.

Trout Fishing

Ireland has been hailed as one of the world’s most premier fishing destinations and has an excellent reputation for the quality of its fishing, with Trout that can challenge even the most patient of anglers. Anglers may fish for Trout from March 1st to September 30th. 

Brown Trout (salmo trutta) are native to Ireland. Typically, brown trout have a brown back, pale belly, lighter coloured sides with black or reddish spots  and reddish-brown fins, however they can camouflage themselves by making their skin lighter or darker in colour to match their surroundings.

Trout are a much sought after fish amongst anglers, they are elusive fish and make the hunt much more appealing.

Our Trout Fishing takes place on board our state of the art Tangiri boat, we practice all modern methods of Trout Fishing including trolling and traditional Fly Fishing. Live baiting is prohibited by law in Ireland.

Our beautiful handcrafted timber boat is used for traditional Fly Fishing. At Brick Island Angling we adapt our methods to each situation to ensure the best results for all of our customers.