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Eagle Lake & Peters Pool Over the Rainbow......

17/08/2020

A lovely shot by George Nixon of a rainbow over Eagle Lake on the complex. Irish folklore has it that Fairies were said to have great wealth, and would often bury their treasures or pots of gold at the end of the rainbow. This led to the fable that the end of the rainbow contained riches that could ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool Variety is the spice of life....

16/08/2020

A 41lb mirror for regular Steve Durrington from Eagle Lake week in a single night, plus a 23lb grassy, plus a 90lb Wels'.......... We still have a vacant week on Eagle and Peters for w/c 12/9/20 contact david@carp-france.com for details and booking.   ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool Eagle Lake: who will catch the first fifty pound carp in 2020?

06/01/2020

Eagle Lake has always been a prolific lake after we excavated the tiny pool to make it much bigger after we purchased it in 2004. However in the last two seasons we have seen a big increase in the weights of the carp after a sustained winter feeding programme with aquaculture pellets. The mutiple ....more


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Catch Report 29/8-5/9/2020

08/09/2020

The Morgan Brothers Mirror carp: 36lb 12oz, 24lb 7oz, 15lb, 13lb 15oz, 17lb 4oz, 12lb 12oz. Common carp: 27lb 9oz, 29lb 1oz, 28lb 15oz, 27lb 1oz. (All from Peter's Pool} Sturgeon: 14lb 2oz, 14lb 2oz. Wels' catfish: 5 x 20's, 4 x 40's, 2 x 50's. Best Wels' 54lbs 12ozs. Methods: Boilies over pell ....more


Rare Cancellation Week Available

07/08/2020

We have had a last minute cancellation for the popular Eagle Lake and Peters Pool for w/c 12/9/20. Carp to 46lbs and cats to 104lbs already this season plus great facilities in the cabin. As the deposit has been paid and in the short notice circumstances we are offering this week for three anglers ....more


New Lake Record 104lb Wels!

02/08/2020

George Bennett and his mates arrived this afternoon after a gruelling drive from Congleton, Cheshire, starting at 11pm Friday. He has been rewarded quickly this evening with a new Lake Record Wels' at 104lbs from Eagle Lake. Well done George! ....more

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Eagle Lake and Peters Pool are located mid-way between the two towns of Vitre and Laval, a few minutes drive away a the pretty Bretagne village. The lakes are situated in private fenced grounds on the edge of a forest, and down a little-used country side-road.

The lakes are just one and a half hours drive away from St Malo - this is all by motorway and there are no tolls. The lakes are two and a half hours from Caen and three hours from Le Havre, and three hours from Cherbourg - again no tolls. Calais is 5 hours away by new motorway.

You and your party of up to three carp anglers or the small family will have exclusive use of the two lakes and the cabin accommodation during your stay.

  • Lake Size : 2.5 acres + 1.25 acre
  • Swims : 3 marked swims
  • Depth : 6 feet at the deepest, average of 4 feet.
  • Carp Stock : huge stock of carp to over 45lbs, numerous 30lb plus.
  • Other Fish : many catfish to over 77lbs, roach, tench, perch, American perch and grass carp.
  • Lake Bed : Hard bottom with silt patches..
  • Features : Island and reed bars.
  • Access : Firm grassy banks, vehicle access to chalet.
  • Night Fishing : Yes
  • Bait Boats Allowed: Yes, strongly recommended.
  • Rowing Boats Allowed : Yes
  • Dogs allowed: Yes

Eagle Lake has been stocked with around 200 fish, mainly mirror carp and some commons. There are many 20's and 30's to mid-40's together with some Wels' catfish to 77lbs plus.

Peter's Pool has been stocked with approximately 60 carp which are mainly 20's and 30's with the best fish over 40lbs. There are some lovely big commons.

Both waters are prolific fisheries with multiple catches of carp and cats every week.

There are three permanent purpose built gravel swims, which are just a few yards apart from each other making this the perfect social venue.

Eagle Lake has an island, a reed bar and several small bays. The margins are reed-lined, with overhanging shrubs and trees. There are also some soft weedbeds. Peter's Pool is square-shaped and also has reed beds, plus overhanging bush margins with some soft weedbeds. The depths on both lakes average four feet with the deepest point of six feet along the dam wall on Eagle lake and the six foot depths by the outflow pipe on Peters Pool. 

Bait boats are recommended, and a one man rowing boat is provided.

 

The accommodation is just fifty yards away from Peter's Pool.

The living area is equipped with table and chairs, bed settee, a small kitchen sink with storage cupboards, fridge, freezer, gas cooker and oven, microwave, English TV/DVD.

A double bedroom is accessed via the ensuite bathroom and contains a double bed, wardrobe, bedside tables, accessed via an en-suite bathroom, with shower, toilet, wash hand basin etc

.Outside is a large gravelled area for chilling out with barbecue furniture, a barbecue and parking.

The accomodation is designed for the fisherman who wishes to take his wife or partner/small family with him or to provide comfortable accommodation for bivvy-based parties.

Unhooking mats and a small one man boat is supplied for baiting up and placing rigs if you wish, although a bait boat is recommended.

The log cabin accommodation is just fifty yards away from Peter's Pool.

The living area is equipped with table and chairs, bed settee, a small kitchen sink with storage cupboards, fridge, freezer, gas cooker and oven, microwave, English TV/DVD.

A double bedroom is accessed via the ensuite bathroom and contains a double bed, wardrobe, bedside tables, which is accessed via an en-suite bathroom, with shower, toilet, wash hand basin etc

.Outside is a large gravelled area for chilling out with barbecue furniture, a barbecue and parking.

There is a separate plastic shed provided for the storage of tackle.

The accomodation is designed for the fisherman who wishes to take his wife or partner/small family with him or to provide comfortable accommodation for bivvy-based parties.

 

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14/09/2019

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31/08/2019

Fantastic weeks fishing. Big thank you to Hazel, does great job! ....more


10/08/2019

What an absolute insane weeks fishing on Eagles! Carp for 24lb the 49lb (Lake record) cats from as low as 10lb to 79lb! ....more


17/08/2019

This is our fifth visit to the lakes and it never fails to delight us with the catches. It's beautiful peaceful surroundings and hospitable hosts in Hazel and Paul make for an unforgettable and pleasurable holiday as always. This visit I targeted the catfish and catches which were definitely qual ....more


08/06/2019

Fantastic weeks fishing, the best year we’ve had on here with catching 60 plus fish ....more

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