This Blog is Moving

May 24, 2014

Hi there
After a few years on the free WordPress this blog is ;oving to a hosted site:
http://www.croixblanchelakes.com/blog/

see you there
thanks
Gareth


Spring 2014 Photos

May 14, 2014

Here are a few shots from fish April & May caught at the complex. The Spring has been pretty productive with a good number of nice fish banked.

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40lb common from the Croix Blanche

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Ceri with a 40lb mirror from the Tortue which was part of a 61 fish haul.. Awesome!!

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Some March Photos

March 31, 2014

Here are a few shots of fish caught during March on the complex. Fish between 11kg (23lb) and 18kg (40lb).

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February Result

February 27, 2014

Dutch angler Ralf Verhoeven spent three nights in early February on the Tortue Lale, taking advantage of the unusually mild weather for the time of the year. I had myself seen several fishing showing while working on the venue, so it was of no surprise that Ralf was able to get amongst the carp.
Fishing on peg 13 he was able to place lines on both the plateau and the right hand margin. Both sectors produced fish. The best fish of his stay was a superb scale perfect common of 43lb.

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Feels very Spring-like today!!!

February 24, 2014

Feels very Spring-like today!!!

A shot across the Croix Blanche Lake. The trees are in bud, the weeping willows starting to leaf, it really feels like Spring in the bright sunshine today.
The fish have been active too. So if you fancy a Spring time trip to France check out the website and give me a call. http://www.croixblanchelakes.com


‘Le Tour de France’ is coming this summer!

February 4, 2014

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Any body in the Reims area on the 10th July will be able to get a glimpse of the “Tour de France ” that is arriving in Reims that evening.

This year’s tour is of particular interest to people in the UK as it starts its 21 day journey in Leeds, going through York, Cambridge and London before hitting the shores of France.201310237_06-1-2-p

The sixth stage will be run from Arras in the Pas de Calais and arrive in the famous Champagne city of Reims. The 194km stage will ride through the first world war battle field of the Aisne department, crossing in particular the ‘Chemin de Dames’.

As a homage to the Great War which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year the route has been chosen to pay its respects to those who fell in battle.
the route passes within four miles or so of the Croix Blanche lakes as it heads across the “Chemin des Dames” after leaving Pinon, before going through Craonelle & Pontavert on its way to the finish in Reims.

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FishingFerry.com

January 22, 2014

Need a crossing for your French fishing holiday?

We have teamed up with FishingFerry.com to offer you a 10% discount off your crossing to
France for your carp fishing holiday to Croix Blanche Lakes.

Click to get 10% OFF with FishingFerry.com

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