Fishing in the mountains of the County of Västerbotten

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In the mountains of Västerbotten are about 20 000 lakes of various sizes and hundreds of flowing water. Fish stocks are mainly char and trout in the higher regions.

There are both state and privately owned waters in the mountains of Västerbotten. In the brochure "Fjällfiske" you will find information of the state owned waters that are open for angling. In the brochure you will find an overview-map of the mountain region. There are detailed maps that show the fishing waters that are open for angling. In order to fish in the mountain region a state fishing permit is required.

The brochure is available at Hemavan Tärnaby tourism office.
Fising license can be bought online: www.natureit.se or at Hemavan Tärnaby tourism office in Tärnaby.

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    You can buy different kind of fishing license and at the www.natureit.se you can buy the license and also see the prices.
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Tärnaby Fjällhotell- rooms and apartments

Distance: 7.5 km
We are a small and welcoming hotel with all the activities right outside the door. We have comfortable and functional hotel rooms, a restaurant with price winning food, conference room, apartments, hostel and a sauna with panoramic view. The skilift is 50 meters away and you can ski all the way to the door. Close to hiking tracks, lake for fishing or canoing in summer and snowmobile and cross country skiing in the winter- perfect location.