This stretch of river, just north of Limerick City, is about 10 kms long. The best known locations are at Longshore, Corbally, Plassey and The Cut.
The spring salmon fishing peaks in late March and April and an average of 500 fish are accounted for each season. The average weight of these fish is 10lbs.
Please note salmon stocks and conservation is actively managed in the Shannon Region and angling for salmon is permitted under the wild salmon and sea trout tagging scheme please check www.fishinginireland.info/salmon/shannon.htm for further information.