The Tildarg Fishery at Ballyclare(about twenty minutes drive) is a seventeen acre lake which is well stocked with trout.
You can fly fish for ten pounds a day. Up to four fish can be brought home at three pounds each. Most anglers can catch up to twenty fish a day(and release them).
You can also hire tackle and a boat.There is a small clubhouse beside the lake.Angling competitions are often held at Tildarg. Open all year from 9am to dark.
There is also the local Straid fishery – a newly opened fishing venue which has excellent facilities and includes a fishing coach if you require.