Belgium - Oosterlo

De Karperhoeve - Timmy's Lake

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The Belgium estate De Karperhoeve in Oosterlo has a rich history... where once was a 'haunted' swamp, you can now find a beautiful estate for carp anglers. With 15-acres, Timmy's Lake is the biggest and hardest of all three lakes. Because of weed present, the fish have a lot of natural food and grow...

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What can you expect?

  • Record carp 57 LBS
  • 16 acres water surface
  • Max. 12 anglers
  • 8 swims
  • Dinnerservice
  • Dogs are allowed
  • Possible to park your car at your swim
  • Weed growth present
  • Use of a rowing boat is allowed

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De Karperhoeve - Timmy's Lake starting from € 125.00

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We've had a great trip. This was our second trip this year, and we'll definitely be back for more. Thumbs up! - Walter van Driel

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The lake

Timmy's Lake is the largest lake at the De Karperhoeve estate and about 15 acres in size. In the winter of 2013, no expenses were spared to improve the lake and organise a netting. The results were spectacular: the largest carp weighed nearly 58lb and the high average weight of apprrox. 33lb was...

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The stock

The angling pressure on the lake has been very high over the last years. The current stock of carp has grown quite good over the last decades due to an abundance of natural food sources such as bloodworms. The most recent stocking was in March 2019, whereby we have stocked exactly 66 common carp,...

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The facilities

At the estate, you may find a large house in which you will find all amenities. Separate toilets and showers (accessible days and night), European power sockets, a tackle shop and reception area. In front of the house, you may find a large secure parking area where you can park your car after unpacking...

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The lake and its surroundings

"The estate De Karperhoeve is located next to the river 'De Nete' and the highway A13, just next to the town of Oosterlo and the large city of Geel (Belgium). With short driving distances from the ports of Calais, Dunkerque, Knokke, Oostende and Den Helder, it is a perfect destination for UK carp...

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Date of arrival:01-07-2019 - Number of anglers: 2

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Date of arrival:21-06-2019 - Number of anglers: 2

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This carpnews is about De Karperhoeve - Timmy's Lake

03-06-2019
Weed update at Timmy's Lake
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29-01-2019
Timmy's Lake scores an 8 out of 10 at BTW Revealed!
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23-01-2019
Do we see you at the Brentwood Carp Show 2019 this weekend?
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Price setting

At De Karperhoeve - Timmy's Lake you can book weekends, midweeks and full weeks. You may find the prices below.

Weekend (Friday - Monday)

  • Angler € 125,-
  • Non-angler € 25,-
  • Exclusive rental of the whole lake incl. for 10 anglers  € 800,- (additional non-anglers are charged)

Midweek (Monday - Friday)

  • Angler € 150,-
  • Non-angler € 30,-
  • Exclusive rental of the whole lake incl. for 10 anglers  € 1.200,- (additional non-anglers are charged)

Week (Friday - Friday or Monday - Monday)

  • Angler € 250,-
  • Non-angler € 50,-
  • Exclusive rental of the whole lake incl. for 10 anglers  € 2.000,- (additional non-anglers are charged)

De Karperhoeve - Timmy's Lake - Services

Available on site

Bait

  • 2,5kg pre-prepared particle mix 1 (hemp, buckwheat, wheat and broken French maize) € 6,75
  • 1kg pre-prepared particle mix 2 (crushed, grinded and normal tigernuts) € 6,-
  • 2,5kg pre-prepared particle mix 3 (7 different sorts and colors of maize, wheat and buckwheat) € 6,75
  • 2,5kg pre-prepared pellet mix 4 (5 different sizes (up to 6mm) and types of pellets - perfect for PVA-bags) € 8,-
  • 5kg 15mm Eddy Sterckx Red Angel € 45,-
  • 5kg 20mm Eddy Sterckx Red Angel € 40,-

Meals

  • Weekendmenu (Friday evening - dinner, Saturday & Sunday - breakfast & dinner, 1 cup of coffee or tea during breakfast and one drink during dinner) €55,-
  • Midweekmenu (Monday evening - dinner, Tuesday till Thursday - breakfast & dinner, 1 cup of coffee or tea during breakfast and one drink during dinner) €75,-
  • Weekmenu starting from Monday (Monday evening - dinner, Tuesday till Sunday - breakfast & dinner, 1 cup of coffee or tea during breakfast and one drink during dinner) €130,-
  • Weekmenu starting from Friday (Friday evening - dinner, Saturday till Thursday - breakfast & dinner, 1 cup of coffee or tea during breakfast and one drink during dinner) €130,-

All meals we serve are fresh made and delivered at your swim. 

Breakfast includes:
Baguette, 2 sandwiches, 1 chocolate bread, cheese, ham, butter, jam, chocolat spread, bacon & eggs served with coffee or tea 

Dinnermenu:
Monday: Half a chicken with apple sauce and potato croquette
Tuesday: Spaghetti Bolognese
Wednesday: French fries with Belgium beef stew
Thursday: The 'Karperhoeve' special burger
Friday: Lasagna
Saturday: The 'Karperhoeve' Special burger 
Sunday: Spare-Ribs

Main rules

Strict rules have been set at De Karperhoeve - Timmy's Lake. Please respect the rules for your own pleasure, and that of your fellow anglers. The lake owner had the right to remove you from the property in case the rules stated below are not respected.

Time of arrival: 12:00 - 14:00, please contact The Carp Specialist if you arrive later
Time of departure: 08:00 - 10:00
Legal nightfishing
Maximum three carp rods per angler
No braided mainlines, leadcore and leaders. 'Lead-free' leaders such as FreeFall, SubMerge & KlingOn are allowed
The use of antiseptic treatment is obligatory with each catch
JRC unhookingmats, weighslings and landingnets are supplied on site at arrival (a caution fee of € 50,- is required). It's not allowed to bring your own
Each swim is fitted with a weigh pole
No keepsacks
No hooks larger then size 4, micro-barbed hooks only

Location

Address details
Country: België
County: Antwerpen
Commune: Geel
Town: Oosterlo
Zip code: 2440
Street: Oosterloseweg 64

GPS Coordinates
51.11476, 4.98749
N 51 6.886, E 4 59.249
N 51 6 53.1, E 4 59 15
127011, 347327

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