Clew Bay can be found west of Westport.

County: Mayo
Fish: Sea ()
Catch:Flounder, Dab, Sea Trout, Bass & Mullet.

Clew Bay offers fishing in virtually any weather conditions among the 365 islands. This bay is in the forefront of the catch -and-release movement. Stocks are increasing in the shallow water and Tope and occasional Monks can be fished from the shore.


All year around, although the best time of year is between May to September.


Spinning and bottom fishing with Mackerel strips.

Cost: No cost for off-shore fishing. Boat charter varies between 200 Euro - 300 Euro per boat, suitable for 4-8 people.