Seatrout Fishing on the Moy Estuary with Judd Ruane in the North-West of Ireland

Based at the Quay, Ballina, Co. Mayo, sea trout is my specialty and the estuary of the world renowned river Moy is my hunting ground. Since I was a boy fishing with my dad my passion has been sea trout and much experience has been gained over the years. In’73 my hobby became a business and I still enjoy that great buzz… expectation with every cast! I offer a selection of boats to suit all and tackle is provided if required.

Seatrout Fishing

Seatrout Fishing
  • Saltwater Fly Fishing
  • Flyfishing from boat or shore
  • Bait fishing with spinning rod
  • All levels of anglers catered for

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The Moy Estuary

Moy Estuary
  • Healthy runs of Seatrout
  • Beautiful Islands
  • Golden Beaches
  • A wonderful variety of bird life

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Modern Boats

Modern Boats
  • Comfortable & spacious cabin cruiser
  • Lake boats ideal for Saltwater Fly-fishing
  • Safe and fully equipped boats
  • Fishing tackle provided if required

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As I head into the last week of July I am hoping the weather will hold up. This is not what one would call ‘bikini weather’ but it has good for the estuary… not too much wind and not too much rain. The soil has been able to hold what rain we’ve had… not too …