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Jonchery ( netting 15/11/2011 )

Yet again another successful netting

Brocard ( netting of the smaller lake 14/11/2011 )

Another successful netting. Again we found some unexpected large commons


 Brocard ( netting of the big lake 7/11/2011 )

Today we netted the big lake at Brocard and found a few surprises. 3 mirrors and 6 commons all around the 50lb mark. We only know of 2 of these fish being caught this season. Unfortunatley we have hardly any good photos due to water on the camera lense.



22nd - 29th October

La Horre

Another difficult week, 11 fish caught including mirrors of 54lb and 60lb

Brocard

24 fish, 3 over 40lb the biggest 46lb 8oz

15th - 22nd October

La Horre

A slow week with only 12 carp caught, but a good average size. Mirrors of 51lb, 52lb, 55lb and Commons of 64lb 6oz and 73lb 14oz

Brocard

8th - 15th October

La Horre

68 carp caught including mirrors of 51lb,53lb, 55lb,61lb and 63lb

Brocard

58 carp caught the biggest being 41lb 8oz

1st - 8th October

La Horre

A much better week with 58 carp caught including mirrors of 51lb, 62lb, 68lb and a common of 52lb

Brocard

Jonchery

Awaiting report

24th September - 1st October

La Horre

A very slow week with only 8 carp caught 4x30s and 4x40s

Brocard

42 carp and 6 catfish caught, the biggest cat was 66lb and the biggest carp 43lb

Jonchery

Awaiting report

17th - 24th September

La Horre

42 carp caught, mainly smaller fish this week, but a common of 53lb and a mirror of 61lb12oz were landed

Brocard

34 carp caught by 6 anglers the biggest being 45lb

Jonchery

Awaiting report

10th - 17th September

La Horre

47 Carp caught up to 67lb 12oz

Brocard

68 carp and 3 catfish caught by 7 anglers the bigger lake producing the bigger fish with a mirror of 46lb and a common of 45lb

Jonchery


3rd - 10th September

La Horre

A fairly good week with 38 carp caught including 7x50s and a 63lb 5oz mirror

Brocard

61 carp caught by 6 anglers, swim 2 landed 49 of them up to 45lb 8oz

Jonchery

A very good week with 145 carp caught the biggest being 45lb

27th August - 3rd September

La Horre

29 carp caught by 7 anglers including 3x50s and 3x60s the biggest being 66lb

Brocard

32 carp caught and 3 catfish, the biggest carp was 48lb and the biggest catfish 77lb

Jonchery

Sorry no report

20th - 27th August

La Horre

28 carp caught including mirrors of 61lb & 66lb

Brocard


97 carp and 4 catfish caught, the biggest catfish was 66lb and the biggest carp was 48lb

Jonchery

66 fish caught the biggest being 44lb

13th - 20th August

La Horre

41 Carp caught including 6x50s and mirrors of 66lb and 68lb

Brocard


75 carp and 7 catfish caught, the biggest carp was 43lb and the biggest catfish 88lb

Jonchery 

Sorry no report this week

6th - 13th August

La Horre

A very good week considering there was only 5 anglers. 49 carp caught including 4x50s and a grass carp of 63lb

Brocard



Jonchery

Sorry no report this week

30th July - 6th August

La Horre

A slow week with only 11 carp caught

Brocard

A slow week with only 17 carp caught

Jonchery

A good week with over 100 carp caught

23rd - 30th July

La Horre

A slow week, 15 carp caught 5x50s up to 59lb 8oz(common) and a 60lb+ grass carp

Brocard

A slow week, 30 carp and 3 catfish caught, the biggest carp 42lb and catfish 55lb

Jonchery


A slow week but still 62 carp caught by 9 anglers, mainly smaller fish this week, the biggest 41lb


16th - 23rd July

La Horre



Only one angler (me) this week due to most of the lake closed due to weed cutting. I caught 16 carp 5 nights. 3x20s, 3x30s, 6x40s, 51lb, 53lb, 59lb, 65lb and 67lb

Brocard

67 carp and 1 catfish caught, the biggest carp 47lb, grass carp 42lb 

Jonchery


A very good week, a lot of carp caught

9th - 16th July

La Horre

29 carp caught by 7 anglers. 3x50s plus a mirror of 69lb, a common of 68lb and a 60lb+ grass carp

Brocard

23 carp and 2 catfish caught by 6 anglers, the biggest carp was 44lb and the biggest catfish was 66l

Jonchery

4 anglers shared 59 fish the biggest of the week was 44lb 8oz

2nd - 9th July

La Horre

A better week with 25 carp caught, commons of 50lb 3oz, 69lb 12oz, a mirror of 58lb 9oz and a 64lb grass carp

Brocard

Not got a full catch report. Only 5 anglers catching at least 20 carp

Jonchery

A very good week, 130 carp caught by 7 anglers on the main lake and 100 carp caught by just 2 anglers on the small lake

25th June - 2nd July

La Horre

A very slow week with only 4 carp caught, the biggest being 43lb

Brocard

Not got a full catch report, but at least 30 carp caught by 6 anglers

Jonchery

Awaiting report

18th - 25th June

La Horre

19  carp caught, the biggest  was a common of 62lb 10oz

Brocard

41 carp and 3 catfish caught. 1 angler in swim 10 on the big lake managed to catch 23 of the carp in his 4 night session, 6 of which were over 40lb, the biggest being 47lb 10oz

Jonchery

75 carp caught by just 7 anglers the biggest being 54lb 8oz

11th - 18th June

La Horre

Only 3 anglers this week but still a good week with 32 carp caught, the biggest 62lb 8oz

Brocard

Only 1 angler this week, 3 fish caught the biggest 41lb 8oz

Jonchery

A much better week with 67 carp caught by 8 anglers the biggest being 50lb 10oz

4th - 11th June

La Horre

28 carp caught including 3x50s and 2x60s (63lband 64lb) all mirrors

Brocard

63 carp and 2 catfish caught.The biggest carp of the week was 44lb and the catfish 50lb

Jonchery

A very slow week with only 24 carp caught, the biggest being 42lb

28th May - 4th June

La Horre

A very slow week with only 9 fish caught. 5 over 50lb, the biggest mirror 52lb,common 59lb 8oz and 61lb grass carp. Check out our new facebook page "Etang de La Horre"

Brocard

75 fish caught including this catfish at 93lb 8oz

21st - 28th May

La Horre

 A slower week  due to the weed dying off, the fish have been eating the natural food from the dead weed. 27 carp caught including 4x50s and 2x60s. The biggest fish of the week was Brigette  the common at 66lb

Brocard

36 carp and 3 catfish caught by 6 anglers, the biggest carp was 46lb, grass carp 41lb and catfish 77lb

14th - 21st May

La Horre

45 carp caught mosltly from the higher numbered swims. 7x50s and 4 grass carp over 60lb the biggest being 66lb

Brocard

A slow start to the week but the second  half of the week produced a lot of fish. 181 carp caught, swims 9 & 10 on the bigger lake taking 118 of the fish. The biggest carp was 46lb from the smaller lake and the biggest grass carp was 47lb from the big lake.

Jonchery

Awaiting report

7th - 14th May

La Horre

59 carp caught including 3x50s and 2x60s. The weed as been cut in swims 2,3,4,5,6,7,9,10 and 11

Brocard

68 carp and 2 catfish caught. The biggest carp was 42lb 12oz, catfish 58lb and a grass carp of 43lb

Jonchery

86 carp caught by 7 anglers, 7 of which were over 44lb

30th April - 7th May

La Horre

57 Carp caught including 6x50s and 3x60s. A mirror of 60lb 6oz  for the happy chap above and another huge grassie at 67lb

Brocard

Another good week with 115 carp and 4 catfish caught. The biggest carp 46lb, grass carp 51lb and catfish 66lb. Both lakes have had the weed treated

23rd - 30th April

La Horre

A very good week with 162 fish caught including 15x50s. Little Weasel and his dad landed 7 of the 50s upto 57lb. There was also a grass carp of 76lb 8oz caught, which we believe to be a French record. Most of the fish were caught on the CST boilies over micro pellet.

Brocard

A good week with 106 carp & 4 catfish caught, the biggest carp was a spawned out 43lb mirror, the biggest cat was 66lb, there was also 3 grass carp over 43lb caught

16th - 23rd April

La Horre

The carp were heavily spawning most of the week, but the fishing was still good, 53 carp caught including 9x50s and 4x60s. A common of 61lb a mirror at 65lb and a grass carp at 62lb. The CST boilies and micro pellets doing the business again.

Brocard

Another good week with 102 carp and 3 catfish caught. Swim 5 on the bigger lake produced 22 of the carp including the joint biggest at 53lb.

9th - 16th April

La Horre

The Carp started to spawn on the sunday, but still a very good week with 15 anglers landing 85 carp including 15x50s. The biggest common 54lb 8oz, mirror 57lb 12oz and  grass carp 57lb

Brocard

Yet another very good week with  111 carp and 2 catfish caught. The biggest carp 46lb 12oz and the biggest catfish 57lb

2nd - 9th April

La Horre

A much better week with 47 carp caught by 8 anglers. A mirror of 51lb 12oz and a common of 51lb 4oz included

Brocard

Another good week with 9 anglers landing 76 carp and 5 catfish. 39 of the carp were over 35lb, the biggest being 45lb and the biggest cat 78lb

26th March - 2nd April

La Horre

A slow start to the opening week of the season, 6 anglers managed to catch 10 carp, the biggest being 47lb

Brocard

A good week with only 8 anglers catching 58 carp and 6 grass carp. The two anglers on the bigger lake managed to catch 26 of the carp including the biggest at 44lb, the biggest grass carp was 43lb

19th - 26th March

Brocard

Another good week. French anglers Fred Prot & Manu Arrouy landed 20 carp including fish of 44lb 8oz, 46lb 8oz, 48lb 8oz and 51lb 12oz

12th - 19th March

Brocard

A good opening week of the season. Only 2 anglers managed to land 17 carp including fish of 44lb and 49lb 8oz

The finishing touches to swim 11 on the the big lake at Brocard. Swims 5,7,8 and 11 have all been made bigger

One of the carp stocked in Brocard (big lake)

Netting at Brocard (smaller lake)