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Introducing Eau De Vie

The demand for small carp fishing lakes that can be hired for just two or three people has increased massively over the last few years – you just can’t beat having the place to yourself for a relaxing and tranquil holiday. Enter Eau De Vie, a perfectly proportioned 2-acre lake with lakeside accommodation just a […]

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Video: Big Carp at Villefond

This incredible 8 acre French lake is now home to a very impressive number of 40lb+ carp, with a lake record standing at 71lb. We caught up with owner Mark at the lake this July…

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Carp Fishing Runs Waters in France

We’re always wary of describing some of our French carp fishing lakes as ‘runs waters’. After all, the way a lake produces on one single week is down to many variables – weather, time of year, pressure and so on. However, with that said, the following 6 lakes usually produce the goods again and again…

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A Report From Deux Iles

George Vawser sent in a great write-up after his session on Deux Iles, a 7 acre French carp fishing lake in the heart of the Eure Valley in Normandy.

An introduction to Forest Lodge 

Angling Lines field tester and videographer Mike Linstead was recently sent on assignment to one of our newest venues for 2018, Forest Lodge. Here is an account of his visit. 

Augustin: The Jewel in the Forest 

Angling Lines field tester Mike Linstead was sent on assignment to film one of the newest lakes in our collection for 2018, Augustin. Mike reports back on his experience of this eagerly anticipated new venue. 

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A Bumper Catch At Mas Bas Main Lake

The first week of April saw a bumper catch of 61 fish between 2 anglers on Mas Bas Main Lake, and that was only fishing days! This really is a family venue that can produce the goods. Here is the angler’s report of the week…

Week Three on Barringtons Lake

Week 3 and it’s hotting up here at Barrington’s Lake. We had a mix of groups this week. We had Lee and his wife Judith from England, Luke also English, our Dutch friend Sander brought his friend Made’ and there were two Belgian anglers for a long weekend, Nathan and Istvan. The catch report ran […]

Record Breaking Week at Remieu

Tom Mckenna has just returned from a record breaking session on Remieu, a pretty little lake exclusive with accommodation just a stone’s throw from the lake. Here is his account of the week…

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Small French Carp Lakes Ideal For 2/3 Anglers

Sometimes it’s nice not to be bothered by other anglers. We get it. Particularly when it’s your only French carp fishing trip of the year and you’ve been waiting for it to come around for the last 11 months. Here are four of our carp lakes that are perfect for just 2 or 3 anglers to share […]