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Orchard Lake - Lady Angler Lands Lake Record Wel's

23/10/2014

Virginia Chamberlain from London had a great October stay at the popular Orchard Lake. Virginia started the week with a new personal best Wels' of 58lbs, however a couple of days later she eclipsed even that with a huge cat of 61lbs. This is a new Orchard Lake and Ladies Record Wels' catfish. Virgin ....more


The Retreat - Competition Winners booked for next year

12/10/2014

Mark, Elijah and Paul were CarpWorld Competion winners and won the prize of a weeks fishing at The Retreat. Taken from 27 September, they reported great sport with mirrors and commons up to 31.5lbs. Tactics used were mainline hybrid and sticky baits krill and like everyone before don't forget the ma ....more


Etang Marolles - September Proven to be "GREAT FISHING"

07/10/2014

With fantastic weather our anglers enjoyed the perfect holiday. Fish weights steadily increasing and some stunning carp banked and a wholesome home cooked meal to start and end the day... what more could you ask for?! "As always a fantastic week, great food, great weather, great fishing. The ....more


Moorlands Fisheries - 66lb 8oz Half Linear Lake Record

03/10/2014

New Lake Record 66lb 8oz Half Linear caught yesterday by the man himself, Keith Moors.  ....more


Les Kaolins-Galleon - Belgium anglers on Galleon Lake 9 - 16 August

26/09/2014

Ben and Glenn arrived from Belgium with their families. They'd been let down by another venue days before the start of their holiday so were really lucky to find we had not only space - but they had the whole of the Galleon Lake to themselves. They were able to cast wherever they wanted and had a g ....more


Les Kaolins-Galleon - 16 - 23 August Dads and Lads week. Galleon & Unicorn Lakes

26/09/2014

 Mike King & family. Another great week fishing the Galleon Lake and Unicorn Lake. A great opportunity for the lads to fish with their dads. Island lake providing a great nursery for the up and coming anglers - packed with easy to catch wild carp. Not a prolific week, but some lovely fi ....more


Etang Marolles - Two Week Session Pays Dividends!!

14/09/2014

For the second year in a row a two week session booked (30 August to 13 Sept) resulted in a PB of 40.8lb and 24 fish banked over the fortnight. Already booked on for 2015 here's what Glen had to say... "Third time here and second two week session, Dave and Caroine have been great hosts, fishing ....more


Saint Amand Leisure - Probably the Best Kept Secret in France

03/09/2014

This venue is absolutely magical and as we are offering such a reduced rate of £850 for a week to be shared between whoever is booking it’s crazy to think that not more people have sampled it’s magic. For those that have been it leaves ever lasting memories of chaotic action, natur ....more


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Birch Lake

27/09/2014

Brilliant week! See you in 2015! ....more


Poplars Lake

20/09/2014

Fantastic weeks fishing!!! We'll see you next year! ....more


Lake Juvanze

18/10/2014

Great fishing. The lake, the fish, the food and the hosts all excellent. Several new personal bests. ....more


Lake Juvanze - Blue

18/10/2014

Fishing was slower than usual but we had a great time, lovely lake, great food, will be back again. ....more


Beausoleil

18/10/2014

Once again Matt & Ren were great hosts. We look forward to returning again. Thanks for the advice on Tuesday Matt. ....more


Orchard Lake

20/09/2014

Best week's fishing we have ever had. Thank you! ....more


Malhere

11/10/2014

Lovely lake which is well looked after. Plenty of space to spread out on the bank. Perfect for 2 anglers. Weather not too bad considering the time of year. Fishing was slow to stop at times but that was general on all lakes this week. Resident 'creatures' give false indications on alarms but you g ....more


Orchard Lake

13/09/2014

A great Holiday. ....more


Happy Valley

11/10/2014

3rd visit to Happy Valley, and once again had a great time. Weather was poor (although somewhat expected at this time of year), and swim was a little muddy, but nothing that dampened the holiday. ....more


Croix Blanche Tortue Lake

04/10/2014

was hard fishing and wet and windy but that's life still had fun the swim I had was to weedy for me ....more


Lake Juvanze

11/10/2014

Food, hosts and lake bang on! Tough fishing, fish in great condition. ....more


Lake Juvanze

04/10/2014

Superb venue and excellent experience. Food was excellent all week, Jack is a superb cook and very helpful around the lake. ....more


Lake Juvanze - Blue

04/10/2014

Nice place ....more


Lake Juvanze

27/09/2014

This was our second trip to Juvanze. Fishing was a bit slow but everyone caught. Jack was very helpful. We had a great time again. ....more


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Etang Rendezvous - w/c 18 October 2014

29/10/2014

 The weather was a mixture of sun/cloud with an air temp. of 20°c - 24°c and a water temp. of 16°c which is a 3°c drop from the previous week. A grand total of 642lb 8oz. of fish were caught this week, again two out of the four anglers did not fish nights, which comprised the f ....more


Etang Rendezvous - w/c 11 October 2014

27/10/2014

 It was cloudy for most of the week with an average air temp. of 23°c and a water temp. of 18°c. At one point in the week it rained continuously for 15 hours. Bearing in mind that two out of the four anglers did not fish nights, a grand total of 953lb 8oz. of fish were caught this we ....more


Etang Rendezvous - w/c 4 October 2014

18/10/2014

It was slightly overcast for part of the week with an air temp. of 20°c and a water temp. of 18°c. A grand total of 2537lb of fish were caught this week which comprised the following: Carp - best catch of the week weighed in at 55lb 12oz and the rest were 6x15lb+, 13x20lb+, 9x25lb+, 9x30lb+, ....more


Etang Rendezvous - w/c 27 September 2014

12/10/2014

 The weather this week was a mixture between sun and showers with an air temperature of up to 24°c. The water temperature was 19°c. A grand total of 2120lb of fish were caught this week which comprised the following: Carp - best catch of the week weighed in at 40lb and the rest were ....more


The Retreat - Best gite we have been to in 20 Years

12/10/2014

Andy (the angler) and Sue Rudduck came to The Retreat from 4 to 11 October and caught 35 carp, including 2 x 30's and 10x 20's. Strategy used was KD rig, reverse snowman with 15kgs of pellet and 10kgs of boilies. Both reported that the gite was very clean and the best equipped they had ever been to, ....more


The Retreat - Great runs water with 68 fish in a week!

12/10/2014

Andrew and Natalie came to The Retreat from 20 to 27 September and caught a total of 68 fish, not even fishing nights! 67 Carp and 1 catfish, with 5x 30's and 19x 20's. Mainly commons, which was a nice change. Stragegy used was sticky vortex with chopped boilie and pellet with a bait boat to margins ....more


Etang Rendezvous - w/c 20 September 2014

30/09/2014

 The weather this week was a mixture of cloud and sun with air temperatures up to 23°c. The water temperature was 9°c which is quite a drop from previous week. A grand total of 2537lb of fish were caught this week which comprised the following: Carp - best catch of the week weighed i ....more


Saint Amand Leisure - Probably the Best Kept Secret in France

02/09/2014

 Due to our lack of advertising, an old website and our general oversight as to how to get people to sample the magic of Saint Amand the venue has been relatively un-tapped with only those who happen to end up there through Carp France or through our own site discovering it’s undeniable a ....more


Les Kaolins-Galleon - Kevin seen in Galleon Lake

16/06/2014

Chris West spent 4 days at Les Kaolins, fabulous weather - hot and sunny, light breeze and a full moon. The paths are alive with miniature frogs at the moment - smaller than a finger nail - heading like lemmings for the lakes. Chris landed 3 mirrors, 20 - 34 lbs on cell and size 6 barbless. Also ....more


La Petite Martiniere - Last minute availability 28th June-5th July

08/06/2014

A change in a customers workloads has made a booking move to 2015 so we have the 28th June- 5th July available for exclusive use of our venue for a maximum of 3 people.  We have no immediate neighbours, no noisy main road close by, just the gently rolling landscape perfect for a nice getaway ....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


A little bit more Breathalyser info for you.

04/05/2012

As the French Law becomes enforceable in November this year, it's wise to get prepared. Up to now we have found the Alcosense Breathalyser to be the one which is most recommended. Here's a link for more info and how to go about getting hold of one: http://www.alcosense.co.uk/alcosense-singles.html ....more