River Tar

The River Tar is a wide shallow river (18 to 25 yards) with a healthy growth of ranunculus weed, which is a haven for insect life.

River Tar

The River Tar is a wide shallow river (18 to 25 yards) with a healthy growth of ranunculus weed, which is a haven for insect life.

Located in Clogheen, County Tipperary, the River Tar is well known as an excellent river for fishing for brown trout and salmon.

The average size of a catch is around 1/4 to 1/2 pounds (23cm to 28cm); however there are still plenty of good size trout in this river with trout up to 45cm being regularly captured.

Fly hatches include caddis, olives, reed smuts, baetis, midges, etc.

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Contact Name: 
Mr Andrew Ryan
Address: 
Clonanav Farm
Ballmacarbry
Clogheen
Tipperary
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