Welsh Carp Challenge

The aim is simple – to catch a carp from as many open access waters in Wales as I can…

Cefn Mably, Cardiff, south Wales

Ghost carp 3 web
A Cefn Mably ghostie from 2014
Commercial perch lake
A winters day on the Horseshoe lake at Cefn Mably

Dyffryn Springs, Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales

8lbs mirror carp web
A Dyffryn Springs mirror carp, 2014
carp hybrid web
A hybrid carp of some sort weighing nearly seven pounds, from Dyffryn in 2014



Grange Springs, Monmouthshire, south Wales

8_12 carp 2 web
A chunky Grange Springs mirror carp
lake web
Grange Springs on an early spring afternoon

Lliswerry Pond, Newport, south Wales

13_8 common web
A perfect common carp from Lliswerry, 2014

Morgans Pond, Newport, south Wales

A handsome little crucian carp
A handsome little crucian carp from Morgans Pond