The canal stretch is a popular coarse fishery. Pike, perch, roach, bream and eels are available to catch.
|Species||pike, perch, roach, bream and hybrids|
|Season||all year round|
|Methods||all lawful methods including ground bait and maggots for coarse fish|
|Daily bag limit||one pike per person/four coarse fish per day|
|Size limit||pike of 4 kg and over, and coarse longer than 25cm must be returned to the water|
|Boats||fishing from boats is not permitted|
|Licence||DAERA Coarse Fishing Rod Licence|
|Permit||DAERA Coarse Fishing Permit|
How to get there
Travelling from Randalstown and Belfast on the A6 towards Londonderry, at the roundabout take the first exit onto Moneynick Road, into Toome village.
Information used with permission from https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/angling-toome-canal
DAERA Coarse Fishing Permit required
DAERA Coarse Fishing Rod Licence required