Lough Lee


Castlederg, UK

Fishery Information

Located among the mountains of west Tyrone, Lough Lee is a wild and beautiful fishery. It is a limestone lake that is well-stocked with native brown trout. The nearest town is Drumquin. Fishing from boats is not allowed at Lough Lee. A Loughs Agency game rod licence and a DAERA game angling permit are required to fish at this location.

What size do the fish go to?

At Lough Lee, trout up to 0.5kg are abundant, with larger trout up to 1kg also occasionally caught. The minimum takeable size for trout is 24.5cm. The daily bag limit is four trout per rod.

What tactics work well?

Effective methods for catching trout at Lough Lee include fly fishing, spinning, and worm fishing. The water is clear, and the trout bear little discolouration from the surrounding upland peat, making them beautifully distinct.

What facilities are on site?

While specific facilities at Lough Lee are not mentioned, the fishery’s wild setting among the mountains provides a unique and beautiful angling experience.

Is parking available?

Information on parking availability at Lough Lee is not provided.

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