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Corduff Lake, Ballinamore

Corduff is a small lake stuffed full of lively tench, bream, rudd and roach, with a bonus of being sheltered from strong winds. There are two double and a single fishing stand, along with limited angling from the bank itself. Perfect for those who don’t want to walk too far and a real chance to hook into a decent bream or tench on your preferred leger or float tackle. There are near bank lily pads in the margins but otherwise it has a clean bottom. To get the best results it pays to groundbait the day before and then fish from first light or late afternoon.

Species: Bream, skimmer bream, roach, rudd, hybrids, tench, pike and perch Best baits: Bread, worm, pellet, corn, maggot and caster
Popular methods: Feeder fishing, straight bomb, pole and waggler will all catch fish. Local tackle shop: Angling Centre, Ballyconnell, County Cavan

Access: A short walk of 20 metres but wellington boots are advised in wet weather Directions: Leave Ballinamore on the Cavan road and after four miles there is a left hand turning, signposted Bawnboy (L1376) and park in the first lay-by on your left after 200 metres. Simple follow the path to the fishing stands.

GPS Location: N54.06409 W7.73717