Angling at Upper South Woodburn
Work has been carried out to improve the number of wild young fish in this water. Water levels can be low in late summer.
|Season||1 March to 31 October (see important information below)|
|Methods||fly fishing only|
|Daily bag limit||two trout per rod|
|Size limit||minimum takeable size 25.4cm|
|Boats||fishing from boats is not allowed|
|Licence||DAERA game rod licence: Game rod licence prices from DAERA|
|Permit||DAERA game angling permit: Game angling permit prices from DAERA|
|Other restrictions||angling is not allowed before 8.00 am or later than 10.00 pm|
How to get there
From Belfast, take the M5 and A2 towards Carrickfergus. As you go into Carrickfergus, take the B58 towards Ballynure. Go for almost a mile (at the Brown Cow Inn sign), fork left for 0.24 miles to cross the B90 at Woodburn village. Travel over the hump-back bridge to the car park beside Woodburn church.