Kinlough, Co. Leitrim
Lough Melvin is worldwidely famous for it's salmon and trout fishing. The lake runs from Kinlough to Garrison which is in County Fermanagh. The first salmon of the year has often been caught on the river Drowes which runs from the lake.
Lough Melvin has several small islands, on one of which are the ruins of Rossclogher Castle. On the mainland near by is the ruined Rossclogher Abbey. A captain in the Spanish Armada named De Cuellar is said to have taken refuge in the castle after being wrecked on the Sligo coast.
Course Type: Parkland
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- Bruckless House Gate Lodge
- Origin (Manorhamilton) - Co Leitrim - Fridays
- Carrick on Shannon - Co Leitrim - Thursdays
Belleek Pottery Visitor Centre
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery
- Salthill Walled Garden
Apps and Books
Meals for All Seasons - The Best of Contemporary Irish Cooking (out of print, Hardback)This vintage cookbook is out of print and only available here. Georgina Campbell's outstanding a ...more...