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Eagle Lake & Peters Pool Three PB carp: 13 years apart!

18/10/2017

Keith Lansley from Swindon first visited Etangs De Breton in 2004, when Peter Biles (after whom Peter's Pool on the complex is named) was the bailiff. He left in 2004 with a personal best mirror carp of 39lbs from Poplars Lake. In 2017 Keith returned and left this time with a new personal best mir ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool Our Regulars!

04/01/2017

We have always had a lot of clients from the North West of England. This is probably because complex owner Paul has strong links with that area. He was North West Regional Organiser for the Carp Society for many years and his North West Diary was a regular feature in Carp-Talk for almost a decade. ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool Our Regulars!

16/12/2016

David Simons and Ian Brownell have been visiting the complex for a decade now. Their early efforts were on Poplars Lake where the caught many carp into the mid-40s and some of the very big cats. In more recent years they have focused on Eagle and Peters where they continued to catch consistently and ....more


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Matthew takes Eagle Record Wels!

08/09/2017

Matthew Nixon from Baxendale, Lancs, has been a regular visitor to Eagle Lake and Peter's Pool for many years now, always catching good carp and cats. This season he has broken the Eagle Lake record for the Wels' catfish with a fine specimen of 86lb 8oz. The big moggie fell for half a tin of lunche ....more


Shelly the Cat Queen!

03/07/2017

Shelly Withers from Epsom, Surrey, visits the complex a couple of times every year and always does well. She certainly has the knack of catching the large cats whichever lake she fishes! She fished Eagle Lake at the end of June and was rewarded with a number of big cats, including fish of 55lb 7oz ....more


17th June now available with £100 discount

30/04/2017

17th June is now available with a £100 discount due to a last minute cancellation. ....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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06/10/2017

Thank you Hazel and Paul. See you next year! ....more


23/09/2017

Very good venue . Fishing’s fishing if u got the luck you’re catching ....more


22/07/2017

Paul and Hazel made us welcome and the advice was spot on. ....more


15/07/2017

As usual Paul and Hazel have been fantastic hosts, nothing is too much trouble. See you again next July! ....more


01/07/2017

Top class hosts as usual. We will be back! ....more

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