Sunday, 11 June 2017

Lac du Menhir

Tom Bullman and party had their first visit to Lac du Menhir.

Joe and Barry fished swims 1 and 1a.  Joe caught 16 fish to over 30lbs and Barry had 7 fish including 2 x 40lbs and 2 x 39lbs.

Tom senior chose swim 6a and finished with 4 fish to almost 40lbs.  In swim 6 Tom junior had 5 carp and a 50lbs plus sturgeon.

Tom junior

Tom senior
Lac du Menhir

Martin Montague and party had their first visit to Lac du Menhir.

Martin fished swim 6a and finished the week with 11 fish to over 46lbs.  Kieran was in swim 3 and had a PB common at 39lbs 8ozs on his very first fishing trip to France.  Also his first time fishing in France, Steve chose swim 1 and had 8 carp including 4 over 30lbs to 39lbs 12ozs, a new PB.



Lac du Menhir - Recent Captures





Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Les Saisons

Mark Simmons, Mark Watson and Pete Hartley revisited Les Saisons last week having fished at Lac du Menhir the last 3 years.

On their first night all 3 were playing fish simultaneously and all ended up with double takes.

Mark Watson fished swim 11 and finished the week with 8 carp to just over 39lbs.

Congratulations to Mark Simmons on catching the lake record common and a new PB at 53lbs.  Mark was in swim 7/8 and had 24 carp including 3 over 40lbs, 6 over 30lbs and 11 over 20lbs.

In swim 1 Pete Hartley finished with 7 fish including a new PB 47lbs common.

Mark Simmons 53lbs lake record common

Pete Hartley

Mark Watson

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Les Saisons

Paul Spratley and party came back to Les Saisons for their annual visit. 

Paul fished swim 3 and had 5 carp to 30lbs.  In swim 7 Sam caught 7 fish to 43lbs. Alan fished swim 8 and finished with 8 fish, including a 52lbs common.  Graham chose swim 2 and caught 9 fish including a 50lbs 8ozs common.  In swim 11 Steve had 13 fish to 48lbs 10ozs.





Les Saisons

Gerald Fisher and party returned for an early season visit to the lake.  Gerald fished swim 11 and finished the week with 13 carp to over 38lbs, catching 7 in just one night.

Stephen was in swim 8 and caught a 39lbs plus mirror.  In swim 3 Tony had 2 carp to 26lbs.

Kelvin chose swim 10 and finished with 6 fish to 44lbs.



Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Lac du Menhir

Mick Turnage and party had their first visit to the lake and fished swims 6, 6a and 7.  They finished the week with 9 carp up to 41lbs 8ozs and 5 sturgeon to 51lbs 8ozs.




Paul Miller and party also had their first visit to Lac du Menhir.  Paul fished swim 1 and caught 7 carp to 41lbs.  David was in swim 6 and had 6 carp to mid-thirties.  Paul fished swim 4 and caught 5 carp to mid-thirties.  They also caught several sturgeon.




Phil Johnson and party came to Lac du Menhir for their first fishing holiday in France.  Phil chose swim 1a and caught 8 fish including 2 x 40lbs plus mirrors.  Kenny fished swims 4 and 6a, finishing the week with 6 carp to 29lbs and 3 sturgeon to 48lbs.  James fished swims 3 and 6 and had 6 carp to 36lbs and 2 sturgeon to 48lbs.