Imagine your ideal French carp lake. What do you see? Pulling up to the gates of Blue Lake, my first look of the lake confirmed to me that this water fitted the bill and more.
Angling Lines field-tester Paul Cooper answers an anglers questions regarding the features and lake depths for each swim at Blue Lake.
A year after their first visit to Blue Lake, Paul and Jim are back again to see how the water fishes early season.
Paul Cooper has a productive week with a few swim changes and some feature finding, this write-up is packed with the tips and tactics he found successful.
Paul Cooper is a very experienced carp angler with many successful French trips under his belt. In this article he guides you through the tackle he takes.
Via this 5 part video diary Paul Cooper will take you through his preparation routine for a trip to Blue Lake.
John explains how he first discovered Blue Lake and the very few first fishing sessions that took place.
We sent four of our testers out to fish the venue for the first time on a fact-finding mission; here's their report.