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Successful Carp Fishing at Iktus Lake - Carp Fishing Trip

Written by: Catchmefishing
Date:  June 18, 2021 

Iktus lake is the perfect place for a carp fishing lake. The lake was stocked with over 10,000 pounds of fish in May and has been a haven for people looking to catch big fish ever since.

In fact, lake Itkus has seen an increase in anglers by almost 30% since being stocked! With such great conditions on Lake Itkus, it's no wonder why so many fishermen are coming out on carp fishing trips to try their luck catching some huge carp!

Steve Briggs Carp Fishing at Iktus Lake

Steve Briggs is back at Carp Fishing. He visits Iktus lake in Southern France, near the city Pau (Aquitaine). With a total surface of 100 Hectares(almost 200 acres). Includes a huge lake of 35 hectares (87 acres) and a smaller one of the two at 40 acres.

Lake Iktus is a small, yet beautiful fishing spot in Southern France. It has been a hotspot for carp fishing for decades.

Steve Briggs, a well-known carp fisherman from the UK, visited this location to fish with friends and family members. In this video, we'll take you on his trip and show you what it's like to fish at Lake Ikatus!

Lake Iktus Carp fishing map

He visits lake Iktus in Southern France, near the city Pau (Aquitaine). With a total surface of 100 Hectares(almost 200 acres). Includes a huge lake of 35 hectares (87 acres) and a smaller one of the two at 40 acres.

In this video, you will see where Steve Briggs fishes at lake Iktus. He visited with friends and family members during a carp fishing trip to Ikatus Lake in Southern France near Pau.

Fishing: Catch-and-release (Carp) Fishing for Carp is allowed when following all local regulations.

Steve's In search of some of the monster carp. He also catches a sturgeon, but will he be able to break a record with some of the huge carp?! They are known to belong in these lakes!

Here in lake iktus Steve hooks into a huge carp and has to try and land it! its not easy though as these fish are known for their strength. They can really put up a fight when they're on the line, so you need to know how to handle them properly, or else there's no chance of landing one that's in the high 20's.

Iktus is well known for its plentiful Carp population and some record-breaking catches have been made there! it's a fishing hotspot for people from the UK, France, and even Spain.

Steve is a pro angler who fishes for carp all year round. but every summer Steve takes his family on a trip to FRANCE where they spend weeks at a time catching these beautiful carp.

I've been here before guys and I can tell you from experience... It's a great buzz when you hook into a big one!!

Lake Itkus Rules

  • Do not arrive before 14:00 on arrival day.
  • You must leave the venue by 10:00 am on the day of departure.
  • Only 3 rods per angler allowed. Micro barbed hooks are only allowed to be used on hooks to unhooking mats.
  • Rowing boats are allowed at your own risk and peril.
  • Children must be supervised at all times.
  • The use of a life jacket is compulsory.
  • Baitboats are allowed but you must respect other anglers.
  • Anybody not applying to the above rules will be evicted from the venue.

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