fishing-at-lakeLoch Gowna is a series of individual and interconnecting freshwater lakes meandering silently between drumlins. This freshwater system has a plentiful stock of Perch, Bream, Tench, Roach, Pike, Hybrids, and the occasional Brown Trout, a fisherman's paradise.

The Loch Gowna lakes cover an area of 1,800 acres (728 Hectares) and are the source of Ireland's second largest inland freshwater system; the Erne River.

Ask Timmy about our bait fridge and tackle room facilities, the local bait suppliers and our ample parking space. Our cold room is very popular among fishermen and we also have a boat available at your request.

In the South West corner of Co. Cavan is the peaceful and tranquil village of Loch Gowna, which owes its name to the unique surrounding lake system. The Loch Gowna lakes cover an area of 1,800 acres (728 Hectares) and are the source of Ireland's second largest inland freshwater system; the Erne River.

If golf is your game there are many top class 18 hole golf courses within 40 minutes drive from Fitzpatricks Tavern and transport can be arranged. We are just a short journey away from some of Ireland's best golf courses; The Slieve Russell at Ballyconnell (33Km), Co Cavan Golf Club at Cavan (19km) and Longford (25km). Nine Hole golf courses are also available at Virginia and Belturbet. Pitch and Putt for all ages is within reach at Cornafean. Golf packages can be arranged, contact us for details.

For the more energetic there are indoor swimming pools, nature walks and canoeing. Leisurely boating in our unspolit environment is one of the many activities available in the local and surrounding areas.