french carp fishing at its finest.
Located in the beautiful French region of the Champagne Ardennes, We're easily accessible from the Rail and ferry ports of Calais in under 3 1/2 hrs!
Set within a fenced private estate of 12 acres, a peaceful secure environment allows anglers to relax & concentrate on big Carp Fishing!
The Angling results at Etang de Mimi have been described as 'second to none' by some of the few that have been lucky enough to fish from its banks so far!
The carp lake
Etang de Mimi is a natural clay based spring fed lake of around 5.5 acres.
Set in the peaceful French countryside of the Champagne Ardenne, approximately 3.5 hours from Calais, the lake is available to be booked for week long, (7 night) trips from Saturday to Saturday although some long weekends of 4 nights can sometimes be booked subject to availability.
There are 8 spacious swims which have been prepared with anglers needs and comforts in mind. Max 5 anglers per
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The french carp
The lake holds a head of around 200 Carp, mostly mirrors, with some big commons and a few grass carp making up the numbers.
The resident catfish weighed in at around 135 lbs last time he was banked and is the only 'cat' in the lake!
Week after week Anglers are smashing their P.Bs at Etang de Mimi! For more fish photos and specifics take a look at our fish gallery.
The LODGE & facilities
The perfect combination of natural and needed, our new lodge facilities give your fishing experience that extra bit of comfort! We include;
Kitchen area with Electric hob, Microwave Cooker, Fridges, freezer, Table & chairs, Dartboard.
UK sockets for charging mobile phones, Bait boats, cameras etc.
Clean Bathroom with Shower, Basin W.C.
Lake rowing boat for baiting up etc.
here's What some of our REGULAR anglers are saying after enjoying the carp fishery...
By far the biggest fish i've ever caught. A special place, with superbly maintained surroundings, making every trip a pleasure. I just cant wait to get back there - im hooked!
Just another typical day at Etang De Mimi' after having caught my fifth 40 of the week so far!. Honestly, these are the hardest fighting carp I've ever fished for and caught!
Im having a french affair with MIMI. Who says size don't matter! EDM is the home of monster carp! What a brilliant trip, cant wait to book the next one already!