Short trip… Big results

1st – 4th November Thanks Glen for all the advice & rowing out in the boat to bait up, you hit the spot!To start, I had a great looking carp, lower teens, bred from the lake. I was rewarded with a 31lbs Cracking golden Common….beautiful!Happy I had caught fish I thought I would have one […]

Andy & Mary, 8th – 15th October

8th – 15th October Thanks for another great week 15 fish totaling over 300lbs. We both had PB in Sturgeon at 33lbs and Mary equaled her PB with another 35lbs Mirror and I beat my PB with a 36lbs Mirror all stunning fish in great condition. Still waiting to land that 40+, hopefully, next time. […]

Andrew & Barbara Brazier

Andrew & Barbara Well done Andrew & Barbara Brazier, Barbara did it for the girls with 62lbs7ozs Mirror.  Andrew Caught a magnificent 51bls Silver common, followed by 61lbs Mirror. 

Barry & Steph Cowen, 17th – 24th September

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17th – 24th September We have been looking forward to our return. Etang Hirondelle is just as we remembered, beautiful. A relaxing week, a birthday celebration, and good fishing. Don’t want to leave, see you again next year.

Derek & Maggie Stritton, 3rd – 17th September

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3rd – 17th September So for the first time in a number of visits I struggled to get among the bigger fish at Etang Hirondelle. A combination of hot weather, high pressure and general incompetence helped along the way! That said, I did make contact with a number of the lake’s original stock, all of […]

The Potter family, 6th – 13th August

6th – 13th August We have had to wait a long time for this holiday due to covid but here we are and what a great week!With the temp in the 30s, fishing was quiet but we were still able to catch some great fish, new species, and PBs!The catch of the week was by […]

Wayne & Paul, 30th July – 6th August

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30th July – 6th August Our first visit to Etang Hirondelle, we waited 2 years for this trip!Glen’s advice was spot on, despite the extreme weather conditions we did catch some great fish.The Cottage is amazing and has everything, very comfortable and Linda’s food was fantastic. Didn’t fish nights, daytimes only.Thanks, Linda & Glen, booked […]

Derek & Tracey, 16th – 30th July

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16th – 30th July Our first visit back due to covid. We had a lovely relaxing holiday and an amazing time.due to the extremely hot weather fishing was slow however we did catch 32 carp, the biggest at 42lbs Mirror … 9x 30s…. high 20s, and the sturgeon who we call Stanley.We have missed Etang […]

9th – 16th July

9th – 16th July Thank you and Glen for last week’s great hosts. Lake and gîte beautiful as always. The weather was very hot so fishing was a little slow but still managed a few. Definitely see you both again in the near future so thanks again Many thanks Matthew, Lisa, and Jacob.