Bluebell Creative Glamping offers the ideal base for fishing and angling trips in the Ring of Gullion, County Down. Nearby to the area’s best fishing locations, camp in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, without having to pitch your own tent.

Fishing Cam Lough

Cam Lough (Crooked Lake), the largest lake in the Ring of Gullion, is a disused reservoir and a premier coarse angling location.  Unpolluted water and low levels of nutrients contribute to the diverse aquatic plant life of the Lough whilst the banks are home to a variety of nesting birds amongst the marsh and scrub cover.

Length: 1.75 miles long

Species: Well stocked with small to medium pike.  Bream, roach and perch also.

Season: All year.

Method: All lawful methods for coarse fishing.

Bag/size limit: None.

Boats: Allowed.  Over 15bhp require a permit.  Under 15 bhp contact Newry & Mourne District Council.

Licence: Contact Foyle, Carlingford and Irish Lights Commission on 028 7134 2100 or buy online at www.nidirect.gov.uk

Permit: None required.

Trout Angling Ring of Gullion

Trout Angling Cashel Loughs

The upper and lower loughs offer excellent trout fishing as well as being important habitats for wildlife.  The Upper Lough is an attractive upland types lake with clean unpolluted water containing water plants such as Common Reed, Water Horsetail and White Water Lily.  The Lower Lough is surrounded by an extensive fringe of reed swamp and scrub woodland with Alder and Willow.

The loughs are stocked 2-3 times per year and are easily accessible with parking and picnic areas available.

Area: 49 acres

Species: Trout.

Season: 1 March – 31 October.

Method: Fly and worm only.

Bag/size limit: 2 fish per day, 9-10 inches long.

Boats: Allowed.  No restrictions.

Licence: Rod licence is required.

Permit: Day permit available from Mr Gene Murphy – 028 3088 8607.

Trout Angling Carrigans Lough

This trout fishery is adjacent to the Cashel Loughs on the the outskirts of Silverbridge.  It is stocke 2 times per year and parking is on the road verge.

Area: 2 acres

Species: Trout.

Season: 1 March – 31 October.

Method: Fly and worm only.

Bag/size limit: 2 fish per day, 9-10 inches long.

Boats: Allowed.  No restrictions.

Licence: Rod licence is required.

Permit: Day permit available from Bluebell lane glamping

Trout fishing is also available at Mullaghabane Lake.