Mountshannon is located on the western shores of Lough Derg. Mountshannon scenic village is a perfect location for the angler who wants to explore the idyllic waters of Lough Derg – Ireland’s largest pleasure lake. This is a good base for the Pike and Coarse Angler. Excellent Pike fishing around the shores locally is possible and boats are available for hire. Mountshannon is also within easy access of many east Clare rivers.