Tinnahinch Fly Fishing Centre is located on the picturesque Dargle River Valley, one mile south of Enniskerry Village and 10 minutes from the hotel. This man-made lake is the ideal spot for Rainbow trout fishing. The lake comprises of 4 acres of water, 5 islands, peninsulas and coves. All equipment can be hired and the daily catch may be released or taken home for a delicious feast.
For more experienced anglers, The River Dargle rises in the Wicklow Mountains and flows in a north-easterly direction for 12 miles; passing through the beautiful Dargle Glen in a series of rapids and waterfalls before entering the Irish Sea at Bray. It is one of Ireland’s prime sea trout rivers and regularly produces excellent fishing for large sea-trout. The best of the sea-trout fishing is from May to September. This river also gets a small run of grilse in the summer months. Most of the fishing on the Dargle is controlled by the local Angling Club and private individuals. Fly fishing here can be arranged through the Hotel Concierge.
Fish Species: Sea Trout, Brown Trout and Salmon.
- Sea Trout: 1 February – 12 October
- Brown Trout: 1 March – 30 September
- Salmon: 1 February – 30 September