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Ballinafad/Lough Arrow

Ballinafad Ballinafad, County Sligo, (pic. above) is situated about 20 miles south/east of Sligo Town.
It is a very picturesque village at the foot of the Curlew mountains on the shore of Lough Arrow.

Lough Arrow

Lough Arrow (pic. above) from the Curlew Mountains, on the Sligo/Roscommon border.
Lough Arrow has some of the finest wild trout fishing in Europe and is especially popular during the May fly season!
The Lake is about 14 miles from Sligo Town, it is 5 miles long and nearly 1.5 miles at it's widest point.
The lake's waters are fed by natural spring wells.
Lough Arrow is set in an area of great beauty. The scenic views, in all directions, from the Curlews are unforgetable!

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Ballinafad Village

Gaelic Cheiftain

Village Park

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