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Djurås just west of Borlänge in Dalarna the rivers Västerdalälven and
converges and form the river Dalälven. River Dalälven flows from here to the south
towards the border to the province of Västmanland and turns here to the east in to the
province of Gästrikland. Here the river widens and form the bays Färnebofjärden,
Hedesundafjärden and Bramsöfjärden.
Between the first two bays is the stream
Gysingeströmmarna located. When the river flows over the border into the province of
Uppland, the river form the bay Untrafjärden, after this the river narrow down at the
village of Mehedebyn and after this the river widen again and form the bay Storfjärden.
Again the river narrow down and flows by the famous salmon fishing place at the village of
Älvkarleby and after approx. 9 km it flows out into the bay Gävlebukten into the
sea Bottenhavet at the village of Skutskär
Lower Dalälven FVO with Älvkarleby (Nedre
Dalälvens fiskevårdsområde), salmon and sea trout fishing
Tyttbo stream fishing (Tyttbo strömfiske), grayling, brown trout, pike, pike perch
grayling, brown trout, pike, pike perch
By FVO, at Näs Bruk (Lake Bysjön)
Bäsinge FVO, fishing area in south east Dalarna, just east Avesta. Fishing for pike,
perch, pikeperch, whitefish, burbot, eel, grayling and brown trout.
|Lower Dalälven FVO, Älvkarleby, (Nedre
Area map on Dalälven
Lower Dalälvens FVO starts at the river
outflow at the bay Gävlebukten and runs up to the fall in Älvkarleby, a stretch of 9 km.
Each year are caught approx. 4000 sea trout weighing up to 10 kg each. There are also a
lot of salmon caught here very year, the medium size is nearly 10 kg and the record is
27.9 kg (1996)
During 1998 there were caught
approx. 3108 sea trout. 1998 was a record year for salmon fishing, during the month of
June there were caught 780 salmon and in July 446 (reported catch).
Fishing for salmon and
sea trout is permitted from the 1th
of January to the 30th September. Most of the sea trout are caught during the winter and
spring. When the temperature rises the salmon are arriving. At the fall the sea trout
returns. No fishing for sea trout and salmon during 1/11-first saturday of March.
Boats for rent.
Fishing permits are sold
by: Älvkarleby fiskecamping, Gävle Fiskeredskap,
Turist och Konferenshotell
Bag limit: 3 fish/day. minimimum
size: salmon 50 cm, sea trout 45 cm, grayling 35 cm, zander 45 cm. There are also limit in hook
Lower Dalälvens FVO is located
approx.140 km north of Stockholm, approx 400 km northeast of Gothenburg and 540 km north
of Helsingborg. A days ride with a car from Helsingborg (approx. 8 hours) or from
Gothenburg (approx. 5 hours).
Airports near by are Arlanda or Västerås, located at 1-2 hours drive from the
Fishing guide service
By FVO (Lake Bysjön)
Located near Näs Bruk. The lake is a
part of river
Dalälven. Offer fishing for pike, perch, grayling, trout and pike
perch (Zander). The area also offer fishing in 19 other lakes.
Pike fishing: Spring and late fall.
Perch fishing: Summer.
Pike perch (Zander): late summer and early fall.
Rainbow trout are Lake Andersbo, Flaxtjärn, Sävsen, Staksbosjön
and Axen are stocked with rainbow trout. Lke Axen and Sävsen are
stocked with char.
Falkuddens Camping, Näs
Fishing guide service
|Gysingeforsarna FVO, (Gysingeforsarna
map on river Dalälven
Gysingeforsarnas FVO includes the beautiful streams surrounding Gysinge
Bruk, upstreams a part of the bay Färnebofjärden and downstream a beat where the river
flows out into the big bay Hedesundafjärden. The fishing in Gysinge is famous for the
pleasant grayling fishing. The fishing is best in the late summer and far into the fall.
You can also fish for trout here, the population is supported by yearly complementary
stockings. In the deeper and calmer beats is the fishing for pike , perch and pikeperch
very good, the pike in this area is famous for its size.
Information and fishing permit:
Permit automat in Gysingen or DIN-X
(gas station, flower shop) in Österfärnebo
More info on site:
Fishing guide service:
Fishing guides in Gästrikland