Grand plan d’eau de Villeneuve de la Raho , Bages , Pyrenees-Orientales , Dept 66. France

2 Feb
With 230 hectares, divided into three reservoirs, the Lakes of Raho are real paradises for fishermen. Ils offrent la possibilité de pratiquer une multitude de techniques de pêche. They offer the possibility of practising a multitude of fishing techniques. The tourist reserve will allow you to practice trout fishing on all the banks almost all the year except during the summer period.The main reservoir hosts a beautiful population of predators (pike, pike perch, perch) that you can track down during their opening hours. This water has a great reputation for fantastic Carp fishing. This modern fishing technique captures record subjects at long distance. Authorized fishing at night is allowed in specific locations. In order to preserve this environment a few essential rules must be respected for the good of everyone these can be found at lakeside boards or local tackle shops. As with all French water rules can change at any time so please check on site or local tackle shop for latest rules.

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Please note – When fishing any Public waters in France please have respect for the location and clear up any mess that you have made and do not damage banks / vegetation and no open fires, Catch and release all fish except Trout and Salmon that rules let you take and when fishing for Carp use appropriate fishing tackle with large landing net and unhooking mat. Fish stealing is a big problem from Public waters if you see anybody removing large fish like Carp please take note of the vehicle registration and report to authorities.

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