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Oakwood Fisheries - New Lake Record Common Carp 47lb 5oz

20/05/2019

We currently have two 50lb plus carp, a mirror and a leather in our lake at Oakwood Fisheries as well as numerous 40lb fish all mirrors but last season the commons were getting close to the magical 40lb barrier having had quite a few different fish caught around 38-39lb mark. So this season with ou ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool - Rare August Cancellation Week Available on Eagle Lake and Peter's Pool!

16/05/2019

Due to unforeseen circumstances we now have w/c 24/8/2019 available on the two lake venue for just £550 as the deposit has already been paid. That means up to three anglers will pay just £183 each for exclusive use of the two lakes, which are full of big carp and cats, plus the on site ....more


Lac Lucie - Two Fifty's on the Bank for Danny

04/05/2019

Our guests this week Danny Chapman has landed two fabuous fifties - one mirror one common.    ....more


Lac Lucie - LAST MINUTE BARGAIN WEEKS

04/05/2019

 We have June weeks available at a last minute BARGAIN discounted price of £700- this includes exclusive hire of the fully equipped chalet that sleeps upto six people, exclusive fishing for three anglers and use of a private swimming pool and shared use of a hot tub ( weather permitting). ....more


Lac de Laneuville - Lake Record Mirror

29/04/2019

Shaun caught the new Lake Record Mirror at 56lb 4ozs. The Lake Record Common was caught in November last year at 58lb8ozs We have several 50's, lots of high mid 40's & almost the rest 30's!! We still have a few weeks left at a reduced price. ....more


Etang Tissier - Lake record

25/04/2019

New lake record common 50.8lb  Landed by Carl during a very successful weeks fishing  6th April 2019 ....more


Kingfisher - 54L'ER ON THE BANK

20/04/2019

This week saw the first 50 of the year on the bank - a very nice 54lb Mirror for Chris Roper. We have just four weeks still available on Kingfisher Lake including a bargain discounted week in June!   ....more


Saint Amand Leisure - Video 3 days in April

06/03/2019

We have a new short film showcasing some of the exceptional carp fishing St Amand has to offer. As you'll see the fish and the lake are special with 2018 producing 3 diffrent fish over 50lb the biggest of which was a new lake record weighing 52lb.  ....more


Oakwood Fisheries - New Lake Record 53lb near leather

11/11/2018

 We had our last guests leave for the 2018 season at the end of October and the lake record was broken again on the final week. Paul banked this stunning near leather at a weight of 53lbs temped on a lake special boilie topped off. It marks a great season for us at Oakwood Fisheries where we ....more


Woody's Hooked in France - Netting

08/10/2018

 We plan to net the lake fully over 2 days in December to stock take and reference our stock. Look out for updates   ....more


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Les Burons

11/05/2019

Had an an amazing week, loved every minute of it. ....more


Poplars Lake

04/05/2019

Great location and good accommodation. Hazel and Paul are fantastic hosts and look after all of their guests well on all of the lakes. The weather could have been kinder but did not dampen our spirits to make it a very enjoyable week. ....more


Birch Lake

11/05/2019

Really nice area nice owners and told us where best place to fish was nice weather ....more


Les Basses Berthieres

04/05/2019

Great location, very well presented lake and nice place to fish, good depth of water and no snags. Allan has done a great job with lake. We will be back for another visit. Weather was not good, frosty nights and cold days to start with followed by some sun, then high winds and driving rain for 3 ....more


Oakwood Fisheries

11/05/2019

Five star hosts, beautiful lake in woodland, very happy all in all great trip! Food package is outstanding so much more than a food package excellent value for money. ....more


Oakwood Fisheries

04/05/2019

Lovely estate lake with comfortable swims beautiful surroundings we all enjoyed it thank you for a lovely time and experience. Home from home cooking with different meals everyday of the week. Fantastic. We will return. ....more


Oakwood Fisheries

20/04/2019

I have been fishing carp lakes in France for over 30 years and the food was the best ive ever had by far! Incredible place stunning lake offers the complete package gorgeous fish, wow food and fresh rolled bait on site. We have re booked for 2020 already! ....more


Oakwood Fisheries

13/04/2019

The weather came good and so did the fishing. Biggest a immaculate common of 47lb 5oz will be a 50 very soon! Excellent food thank you Cheryl and thanks Dan we will be back for our fourth visit! ....more


Oakwood Fisheries

06/04/2019

Fabulous location, facilities and owners made for a great holiday! The fishing was good and PB's were broken by 3 of us. Great advice from owner we will return again. Food package was so good!! and varied thank you for dealing with a fussy teenager. ....more


Les Burons

04/05/2019

Lovely lake, peaceful, good food & very friendly ....more


Woody's Hooked in France

04/05/2019

I have fished this lake for 5 years but was unsure as to what I would receive this year with new owners. After this week I can say that this is still the lake I will choose to fish year after year. Simon and Krysteen couldn't have been more welcoming. The lake and the facilities are very well looked ....more


Malhere

27/04/2019

This was our 4 visit to Malhere which never fails to disappoint. This time we stayed for two weeks. First week started slowly with fish only coming out at night, but improved during the second week. Weather was very mixed but warmer second week. The venue is as stunning as ever and well maintained ....more


Les Burons

27/04/2019

Very pleased, with food and all that was available to us. Thanks Rob & Lin ....more


Woody's Hooked in France

20/04/2019

This is a superbly run fishery with more than everything you need on site including great facilities top baits including particle pellet, boilees and pop ups ect . tackle hire/bait boats hire . And 10/10 food service and a top English breakfast even brought to your peg if you need . Not to mention ....more


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Lac du Val - Broke PB 5x In A Week !!

16/05/2019

 First time over to France, Terry Ali and partner Claire, along with a first time visit to Lac du Val, Dylan and partner Amy, nailed over 30 fish between themselves. Terry broke his PB on his first night and continued to do so another 4 times with his biggest going to a cracking mirror weighing ....more


Lac du Val - The Irish Touch!!

16/05/2019

 “Irish Carpers” member Sean smashed his PB with a cracking mirror hitting the scales at 42lb 12oz 🙌👍💯💥🎣. One of our new fish stocked this winter, slightly down on her weight but as expected. Well done Sean Top dangling!!! He and John finished their week with 22 fish on the ba ....more


Woody's Hooked in France - 64 08 for Phil.

09/05/2019

 It's been a tough week for the boys with the lake fishing really slow. But as they say... The best things come to he who waits! Oddscale up in weight at 64 8. Smashed his Pb by 40lbs!! Good job Phil! Fish was caught on Premier bottom bait with a wicked whites topper. On a simple KD style r ....more


Les Basses Berthieres - Another 40lb+ Common

08/05/2019

 Good thinking by one of our latest guests, after a quite period Mike decided to have a wander round the back of the island to have a look for the fish and found a few shoaled up under the trees.He cast a small, bright pink Nash Citruz pop-up just short of the tree. As I was waiting for th ....more


Lac de Laneuville - Lake record Number of 50's caught

06/05/2019

What a week Paul, Toby & Cooky had 3 x 50's. 7 40's ( 2 x 49lb, 48lb, 46lb) 9 x 30's & 2 x 20's Cooky had a PB Common & a PB Mirror. Two weeks still left at special prices 1st June & 6th July 2019 ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool - Courtesy of Wel's Catfishing Community on Facebo

06/05/2019

John Hague writes: I joined this site to hopefully improve my catfish knowledge. Last year I fished my first cat lake in France and managed 5 cats on carp gear with a pb of 59lb 12oz and lost six. After that trip I felt I was never really in control of the cats and hadn’t maximised the poten ....more


Woody's Hooked in France - Immaculate 56

27/04/2019

Happy birthday Ryno Balcarres. What a way to celebrate with this stunning 56lb Pb common. After losing a big fish late into the night Ryno made the effort to redo his rods properly as he felt it had turned on after a slow couple of days. Ryno had created his own spot which he slowly fed with bai ....more


Etang Tissier - 6th April 2019

25/04/2019

 43 fish 50.8lb common (lake record) 33lb grass carp 43lb mirror  27 fish over 30lb ....more


Woody's Hooked in France - Netting

10/04/2019

 In December the lake was netted.  The results were amazing!  We removed tons of silvers and pike to improve the biomass.  The lake has an incredible stock with 2 known 60s and 25 plus 40s with the rest being mostly 30s and a few smaller but stunning scaley mirrors.   ....more


Woody's Hooked in France - Winter work

10/04/2019

 Been a busy winter.  Here are a few photos of some of the work completed.  The margins have been dug , some lillies removed and branches cut back to assist casting   ....more


UPDATE

08/10/2018

 So since we took ownership the lake has been fishing its socks off.  One week in September saw one angler Rob land 20 carp 5 of which were over 40lb. The same week saw Odd scale out at 62lbs. Personal bests have been beaten then beaten again... and again.   ....more


Etang des Landes

04/02/2014

 New to carp-france.com….'Etang des Landes' http://www.carp-france.com/Venue.aspx/etangdeslandes An absolutely stunning new addition to the carp-france.com portfolio offering a beautiful 4.75 acre lake in the loire valley for exclusive use for up to 5 anglers. David and Tina will welc ....more


Christmas Message

27/12/2013

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from carp-france.com What a fantastic year it's been, with record numbers of PB's being caught with results getting better and better as the season went on. This year saw the most amount of 60's and 70's being banked, well done to all those who managed their per ....more


So far so good

11/04/2013

 It's been a mixed start to the season with some venues having the best start to a season they have ever had, namely Vallee Lake 1 with umpteen 50's and several 60's (http://www.carp-france.com/Venue.aspx/ValleeLake1) The weather has been unprecedented with the relentless cold weather. For many ....more


Changes to Facebook

26/10/2012

So Facebook have been moving a few bits around, this means you won't always get to see our updates, and most importantly what's been banked at all our venues. If you don't want to miss out on our latest news, visit our facebook page and you will see a little cog in the top right hand corner (next t ....more