The Gâtine nicknamed "The water tower of Poitou" owns this reputation to the many lakes, ponds and rivers that shape its landscape and invite beginners or confirmed fishermen to "tease the fish out of the water".

Deux-Sèvre Fishing federation : 05 49 09 23 23 – www.peche-en-deux-sevres.com

Etang de Bois Pouvreau

Located near Ménigoute, the 27-acre Bois Pouvreau pond remains one of the most beautiful ponds in the Gâtine region. Blocked fields of granite, banks of water lilies, century-old oaks and holly outdo each other's beauty as they neighbor the ruins of an ancient fortress. Fishing turns into a pretext for a privileged moment in nature, and since a day's take often justifies high hopes, the place will delight the fisherman and his family. Mini-golf, fishing, playground and picnic areas, campgrounds, restaurant. Different fishing permits exist: a yearly card, a seasonal card, a daily card, a works council card. Fish species include white fish, meat-eating fish and large cyprinus carps. Pour bien vous recevoir : Ouvert uniquement pour la pêche et la promenade en respectant les gestes barrières

Means of payment

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