How to get to Woodpecker Pool Carp and Catfish Lake.

Woodpecker Pool is in the Dordogne in the South West of France. We are close to the small market town of Thiviers.

When you have had your booking confirmed we will give you exact directions to Woodpecker Pool.

We are about 450 miles south of Calais, if you choose to drive from Calais the travel time will be approximately 7 to 8 hours depending on which route you choose to use and how often you stop on the way down.

If you choose to drive down then you can travel by the Euro Tunnel this will get you outside Calais in about 35 minutes or you can use one of the ferry services from Dover to Calais on P&O Ferries crossing time across the channel is about 1 hour 30 minutes or you could choose to travel from Dover to Dunkerque on this takes about 2 hours. There are also other routes such as Portsmouth to Caen with  but these are very much more expensive. Or if you wish have a look at this ferry price comparison site

You also have the option to fly from several different UK airports to Limoges Airport which is only an easy 40 minute drive from where we are. The most popular is Ryanair who fly from London Stansted, Bristol, Manchester, East Midlands and Leeds- Bradford. If you book early or sign up to their newsletter they will let you know when they have special offers on all their routes. Ryanair will carry your fishing tackle for you, the charge for this depends on exactly what you wish to bring, we can supply you with bait, so if you choose to fly just ask us for a price for what ever you require and we will do our utmost to help you.

You can also fly from 2017 on British Airways from London Gatwick to Limoges.

You can also fly with British Airways from Southampton

Apart from the above several arlines fly from other airports in the UK to Limoges, Bergerac, Angouleme or even Bordeaux.

There are a lot of options it is up to you which is the most convenient for you.

This is a map to give you a rough idea of how to get to our location in this beautiful part of France, exact location details will be given to you when your booking is confirmed.


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