At the time of writing, the snowmelt has started well and Lakselva is rising steadily towards what is beginning to look like a spring flood. First and foremost, we look forward to the start of the season and hope, as usual, that this year's fishing season will offer fantastic catches and magical experiences in Lakselva. Before we release this year's fishing season completely, we want to share some important information with our fishermen.
Berlevåg Jeger- og fiskerforening is the manager of Kongsfjordelva(river) on behalf of Finnmarkseiendommen (FeFo). Kongsfjordelva(river) is a national salmon river appointed by Norwegian government. It is very important for the future salmon stock it is managed in a sustainable way. The rule for this river is adjusted based on the conditions in the river and the state if the salmon stock. It is crucial the rules are followed by fishermen.
The sale of fishing licences for the 2022 season starts on Elveguiden.no the 1.th of March, at 18:00 hours Norwegian time. We recommend that you book your fishing as early as possible to secure your desired dates. Read on for important information.
In anticipation of the salmon season starting on 15 June, at 00.00 in Lakselva, we are posting a small status update and some information so that everyone has the opportunity to obtain a fishing license and is ready for fishing by then.