Some of the best trout and carp fishing lakes in France
There are many fishing ponds associated with the Canche River, with a variety of fish to trout to carp, perch and even eels.
Brimeux: (only 20 minute's drive)
Brimeux has a series of large lakes. Permits can be bought at the Café des Cygnes, 116 Route Nationale (Tel: 03 21 01 18 21), and they cost 8 euros for a day. Fishing times = half an hour before sunrise until half an hour after sunset.
Beurainville Etangs de la Source:
You can reserve by telephone (Tel: 03 21 81 11 92). Open daily from 1st July – 31st August and weekends and holidays in April, May, June and September from 7am – 7pm. Closed 1st October – 31st March.
There is a trout pond at Lepinoy. Open from 1st of March until 31st October from 7am – 7pm. Reserve by phone (Tel: 03 21 81 42 26).
You can go sea-fishing in Etaples, on a 12 hour expedition five miles from the coast. All equipment provided. Cost 45.80 euros per person. Contact Etaples Tourist Office (Tel: 03 21 09 56 94) and ask for le Bateau Ville d’Etaples.
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