Running or still water is plentiful in rivers, lakes and ponds: in total 7,000 km of waterways, of which there are 300 km 2nd class and 6,700 km 1st class. An angler’s dream! Country of the trout and the grayling, the Haute Vienne also offers magnificent cyprinid and carnivorous circuits on green river banks.



Tourne ou est encore l'eau est abondante dans les rivières, lacs et étangs: au total 7000 km de voies navigables, dont il existe 300 km de 2ème classe et 6700 km 1ère classe.


Tourism in Haute Vienne guide to fishing.

Lac de Vassivière

You will find perch, zander and pike from shore or boat. There are  roach and even a few carp (which tend to be large old specimens).