Catch your own fish in Geilo! Sport fishing is an important part of the Norwegian outdoor activity culture. The activity is suited for everyone. Geilo and Hol municipality offers many of fishing opportunities in rivers and lakes. Fishing is relatively easily accessible — not least here in the mountain municipality in upper Hallingdal.
Fishing license area for Geilo Jeger- og Fiskeforening
The area consists of the Ustedalsvassdraget, which runs centrally through Geilo. From Kikut and west to Grødalen we find several good lakes; for example, large Hakkeset. Above Hallingskarvet Ski Center, Halletjønn should be named. North of Haugastøl are several alternatives; And last, but not least, a 1-hour walk from the Tuva Tourist Cabin, Skjerja tempts you with trout around one kilo.
Fishing license area for Hol Jeger- og Fiskeforening
The vast majority of the waters used by the association are located within Hallingskarvet National Park, from Ynglesdalen to, among others, Kyrkjedørsvatna. The trout are regularly exposed so that the stock is consistently good and in proportion to the nutritional supply. The quality of the fish is usually of the highest quality with a great red color.
Among other places, diverse sports stores, Geilo Tourism Center, accommodation companies. Free icefishing at the Ustedalsfjord, Bergsmulfjorden, Nygardsvatnet and Sløddfjorden when the ice is safe. More information: Ask at the Tourist information or a sport goods store that sell fishing license.
Fishing license can be bought at Geilo Tourist Information, the sports stores, Hakkesetstølen, Haugastøl Tourist Center, Hermon Høyfjellssenter, Ustaoset petrolstation and kiosk, Knuts Hyttegrend, Øen Tourist center, Skjerja, Tuva Tourist Cabin.