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Public Fishing France

Most Public lakes and rivers in France are FREE to fish.
All you need is a French fishing licence, (Carte de Peche).
You could fish just one lake or 2, 3 or 4, its up to you. brings you the information you need to organise your own tailor made fishing holiday in France. If you want to go Carp fishing in France , fly fishing for Trout or playing around for silver fish on a canal. We have the fishing information you need for a fantastic fishing trip.
A resource for anglers and all who enjoy the sport of angling.

Here is your chance to own this fantastic new Pike fishing book


The best major lake, river or sea fishing waters all available to fit your needs.
Whether it be for Carp, Trout, Salmon, Pike, Bream, Bass, Chub, Perch, Tench, Roach or other Coarse fishing  – you can fish in France, where there are some of the most beautiful sites and scenic places in Europe.


Our New Carp store is Live.

We have picked 100s of  high quality fantastic value items with our partners at Amazon to make the bank feel like a home from home and to bring you more success on the bank. Please view the shop and just click the link to purchase ,

We would like to thank our sponsor exclusive private carp fishing lake who makes the public fishing France website possible.

You will also find traditional French food and fish recipes for those who enjoy cookery and fine cuisine – and more…

We make things easy covering prime locations for rod and fly fishing and partner with major global experts to enable you to book your travel arrangements directly for: –  Low Cost Flights – Cost Effective Car Hire – Hotel, Gite, B and B and Camping Accommodation
All to suit your budget – and of course not forgetting::
Brittany Ferries & Holidays

We also have a Specialist Forum so you can chat with like minded enthusiasts and discuss the merits of differing types of bait, rods, reels, lines, flies, tackle equipment and locations.

Check out:

Our Free Classified Advertising Shop – Turn ANY of your unwanted or surplus items into cash!

Our FREE Business & Trade Listing Service – Let members of the public find your business with ease!

Our Online Shop is now open, providing selected items of Fishing Equipment, Rods, Reels, Lines, Flies and General Tackle etc., often at Bargain Prices and with User Reviews.

You may be a business owner with featured business requirements.
Please use our Contact Form
to start discussing your thoughts.

Many thanks for reading… Join the thousands of fishermen and women who visit and holiday in France every year and of course the thousands of Brits who choose to live in France and enjoy the benefits of belonging to friendly communities who help each other to live and enjoy a better life.

Tight Lines – enjoy …

Bon Appetite…