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Sea Fishing in Ballycotton

BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - KNOCKADOON HEAD

Spinning and float fishing for pollock, mackerel, wrasse and mullet. Bottom fishing for three bearded rockling. There is a track down to this mark.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - OLD TOWER

Spinning and float fishing for pollock, mackerel and wrasse. Bottom fishing for conger, cod and coalfish. Sandy patches in this area.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYMAKEAGH

Good spots on the east side of this mark for wrasse, dogfish, rockling and bass from May to November. Codling and coalfish in late autumn. Best baits, crab, worm, mackerel and squid.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYCRENANE EAST

Spinning and float fishing for wrasse and bass. Bottom fishing for dogfish and rockling. Codling and coalfish in autumn. Casting onto sandy patches.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYCIRENANE

Surf and bottom fishing for bass and flounder, dabs and plaice. Codling in winter. During the summer months, thomback and painted ray taken here.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYCRENANE WEST

Surf and bottom fishing for bass, flounder, dabs, ray and plaice. Codling and coalfish taken here.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLINWILLING

Fishing in front of car park. Bottom fishing for bass, flounder, conger and coalfish, Best baits, crab, lugworm and mackerel.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLINWILLING REEF

Bottom fishing at end of rocks for dogfish, three bearded rockling, flounder and bass. Fishing onto sand. Low water to half tide.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLINWILLING WEST

Bottom fishing between stream and outflow from bog for bass, flounder, dabs and plaice. Codling and coalfish in autumn. Mouth of stream good for bass and flounder.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - GARRYVOE

Bottom fishing in front of caravan park on west and east side of rocks for bass, dogfish, thornback rays and conger. In front of Hotel, bottom fishing for bass, dogfish, thornback ray and conger. Lugworm, crab and mackerel best baits. Specimen bass, flounder and dogfish recorded here.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - ARDNAHINCH

Bottom fishing for painted ray, turbot, thornback ray, flounder, conger and codling. Irish Record Painted Ray recorded here.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYMONA

Surf fishing for bass, flounder and codling. Two hours before and after high water, best where freshwater runs onto beach. Sea trout at high water.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - SILVER STRAND

Fishing on the Ballycotton side for conger, flounder and bass using crab, lugworm and mackerel. Specimen flounder recorded here.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYCOTTON

Conger fishing off main pier, night time best. Bottom fishing from breakwater for plaice, dabs, black sole and dogfish. Codling in winter time. Mullet inside breakwater. Best baits, lugworm, mackerel, squid and prawn and best after dark. Irish record plaice and black sole recorded here, also many specimens.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYCOTTON

Float fishing and spinning for mackerel, pollock, wrasse and occasional bass.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYCOTTON WEST

Float fishing and spinning for mackerel, pollock, wrasse and occasional bass. Easier access here via steps.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYTRASNA

There is a narrow boreen down to this beach. Spinning and float fishing for bass and wrasse. Very deep water close in.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - WEST OF BALLYTRASNA

Access difficult here. Spinning and float fishing produce pollock, mackerel, wrasse and bass.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYANDREEN

Spinning and float fishing for pollock, mackerel and wrasse. Bottom fishing on right hand side onto sand for flounder, bass, codling and coalfish. Best bait, crab, lugworm and mackerel.

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BALLYCOTTON AREA SHORE/SEA ANGLING - BALLYLANDERS

There is a road all the way down to this mark and you can fish a

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