After a slow start things have eventually started to pick up at Lac du Coron. The better fish are still pretty elusive but at least they are mega active. A couple of the guys have quite rightly come for a relaxing holiday and getting the rods out is not the priority but when he does fish Harry seems to have a little spot going in the left hand Double just a short flick under the trees. He is now on 4 fish with a couple of upper 20's a 20lbs original and a little baby original
Although we don't open for real until next week we have been joined by the owner of Atomic Tackle and a few of his friends for the start of the week. After a 'sedate' set up and a trip to the shops they eventually got thei rods out early evening. I was just on my way home when Tom text me to say his buddy had just had a pristine 35lbs Mirror, and a new PB, not bad for 10 minutes of fishing! The fish came from Rolo's swim on a Coron Special straight out the bag fished over the
Here she is, The Big Plated. Not the biggest in the lake by any stretch at 41+ but I am sure will be one of the most highly sought after. Matt landed the stunner early yesterday morning from the far margin in front of Rolo's. Nic #carpfishinginfrance #coronvibe #competition #commoncarp #carpbait #carpfishingcompetition #carpinfrance #carpfarm #frenchcarp #nightfishing #frenchcarpfishing #coronvibe #mainlinebaits #buildingswims #kooswalters #Publicwaters #mirrorcarp #big
As we approach out opening week I thought I would take a look back at some of the fish Matt and I have caught on our little stalking trips and overnight trips.
We have probably done 6 nights between us and although the cameras were not rolling for every fish we did manage to capture most of them.
It has been a very very busy few months and there is still a little bit to do, but we are getting there, the carp are active and eating and the swims are ready, we will see you s
Last night I took the chance to get the rods out after a morning working at the lake. I needed to fish swim 1 as it is the last swim I haven't had a go in. I planned to sleep in the Hyde so setting up was quick and simple, I had put a kilo or 2 of Coron specials on three spots when I 1st arrived. One spot right down to my left on a spot in front of an Iris bed. One on the dam wall under the trees and one directly opposite under the far bank overhangs. I chose 3 margin spots b