House Bed and Breakfast is the perfect base for fishing in Tipperary. The
River Suir is regarded as one of Ireland's finest brown trout fisheries.
of the Suir make it ideal for the production of brown trout and
the conditions are just right for their survival and growth in what
is a near-perfect environment.
Very few rivers
can equal it in terms of the overall numbers of trout that it produces
and that are available to the angler. The average size of the trout
ranges from ¾ to 2 lb in different areas, depending on the
habitat. Their lifespan is relatively short and few trout exceed
4 years of age.
It is the second
longest river in Ireland being 115 miles long. Together with its
tributaries it drains a total catchment area of 1,394 square miles.
It is a wide
river ranging from 25 - 35 metres in its middle sections. To fish
this river body waders are practically essential. The river has
a fine gravel bed, which gives a solid base underfoot.
This is a big
river with a strong current and anglers should take due care when