Fishing Regulations


  • Micro barb hooks only, no bent hooks
  • No fixed leads, safety rigs only
  • No wire traces
  • Minimum 12 BS line - braid not to be used as main line
  • Maximum of 3 rods - rods never to be left unattended
  • No keep nets and sacking of fish
  • Landing nets to be a minimum size of 42 inches
  • Unhooking mats to be cushioned and able to take very large carp
  • Slings, nets, mats etc. to be dipped on arrival
  • No particle baits or shelf life bollies
  • No boats and bait boats
  • No litter, used line, bottles etc. to be left around site - please use bins provided for recycling
  • No removing of branches etc. Parking in designated areas
  • No campfires. Stoves not to be left unattended, please use barbeque areas
  • No fishing under the excessive influence of alcohol


Please remember that France is a beautiful place for your carp fishing holiday.


The countryside and wildlife around the lake should be respected and given priority at all times.


We will be here to help you in any way, please don't hesitate to ask.


Thank you, tight lines and happy carp fishing at Lac Du Pèlerin in France