Carp Fishing in France
France is now home to some breath-taking fish.
Ever since us anglers started flocking over in our tens of thousands each year, the carp have gotten bigger and bigger, with records not far off reaching 3-figures on a consistent basis.
Here’s our list of must-see venues.
Where are you fishing?
What type of venue are you looking for?
Lac De Pierre-Chatel, France
Some very old dinosaur-like carp to be caught in the most breathtaking of surroundings…
Forest Lake, Limousine, France
You would be hard pushed to find a small French lake with such an incredible stock of big carp – 10 over 60lb!…
Blue Dart Carp Fishery, Limoges, France
Blue Dart Fishery in Limoges, France is home to some stunning fish, surroundings and the holiday venue comes fully equipped with cracking accommodatio……
Lac Les Pins, France
Lac les Pins means Lake of Pines and is set amongst Pine Trees in a most stunning and idyllic rural location, where you will be able to enjoy the tra……
Etang Du Manoir, France
Etand Du Manoir is absolutely stunning, located within peaceful surroundings and what’s more it holds some incredible carp to over 60!…
Etang De Cherpont, Limousin, France
A holiday lake set in beautiful surroundings with an average carp exceeding 34lb, a real chance of a PB…
Happy Lake, Saulge, France
An 8 acre medium stocked lake in Saulge, France, with some cracking fish to over 80lb….
Lake 1, Vallee Lakes, France
With carp over 70lb and being only an hour and a half from Calais, Vallee Lake is one of the most popular holiday venues in the area….
Kingfisher, Abbey Lakes, France
Kingfisher is a superb big-fish venue with some unbelievable looking carp just two hours from Calais. …
Fox Lake, Abbey Lakes, France
Renowned holiday carp resort in France, Abbey lakes is the go-to of many anglers in UK and Europe looking for some incredible fish, facilities and enj……
Crete lakes, Lake 1, France
Dug way back in the 70’s Crete lakes is set in 130 acres of beautiful french countryside with a huge stock of carp over 80lb…
Lac De Premiere, France
Five star rated carp fishing, fantastic facilities in wonderful surroundings with carp over 80lb….
Meadow Lake, France
Peaceful and tranquil fishing in stunning surroundings…
The Carp Zoo, France
A great chance of a sixty, and some splendid grub…
Lake Fishabil, France
If you are looking for a casual lake in France with plenty of bites to be had, look at Fishabil…
River Lot, France
Fishing in paradise on a mystical, private stretch or river complete with swimming pool…
Lepinet, Le Harve, France
A 34-acre big carp venue in France…
Lac Solace, Vihiers, France
An ‘English feeling’ carp venue in France with plenty of hand-picked fish to go at….
Lac Lucie, Massignac, France
A beautiful, feature rich 3-acre lake with a good stock of carp to 60lb….
Where to fish in France
Carp fishing in France has become an annual event for many of us, but most tend to stick to the same venues thanks to the lack of knowledge and information of new places.
So, we have started assembling a must-see list of carp fishing venues in France, we believe all of these are worth a look, for different reasons.
Some of these French carp lakes are famed for their huge fish, some are great holiday and family venues, others are off the beaten track venues that will really get your carp fishing juices flowing.
Carp fishing in France isn’t for everyone, but it really is a must-try, if you haven’t been already then you really should.