County Leitrim has a great variety of waterways from the wild Atlantic Ocean in the north of the county to its many streams, rivers, canals and lakes and angling has long been associated with the county. There are waters to suit all anglers.
The Ballinamore Angling Festival takes place each May on local lakes in and around Ballinamore . Run by the Lakelands Angling Club the festival is fished over five days with four sections and an open draw on the final day. See www.ballinamore.ie for more details