River Kells Blackwater


The Kells Blackwater can be found near the town of Kells and is one of the major tributaries of the Boyne, joining it at Navan.

County: Meath
Fish: Trout ()
Catch:Salmon and Brown Trout.

A medium sized river which holds stocks of small spring Salmon between Kells and Navan. There is a good stock of Brown trout downstream from Lough Ramor all the way to the Boyne. The banks are very high. The fishing is mostly privately owned.


01st March - end September.


Fly and spoon.

Cost: Fishing permits may be obtained from Mr Thomas Murray, Farrell Street, Kells.