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Day of Winter Fishing in Kallavesi


Kallavesi Fishing Resort is situated approximately 40 km southeast from Kuopio; 45 km from Kuopio Airport and 55 km from Tahkovuori Ski Resort.



During the trip we will be fishing in the well-stocked and clean Kallavesi waters mainly using bottom tackle and nets. We will be dining by the lake in the open air and will be cleaning the catch while enjoying the clean, beautiful and unspoilt Finnish lake views (Lakeland). The trip is equally suitable for absolute beginners as for professional fishermen.


The trip organiser will obtain the required tackle and equipment for each trip; obviously you can also use your own, should you so wish. The trip organiser will have all the necessary safety and life-saving equipment and the liability insurance required for the fishing. He will also obtain the fishing permits required for each area.


Duration: Noin 5 – 6 tuntia hours on the lake, plus the required transportation.

Group size: 3 - 8 persons.

Each person must have the necessary clothing required for the fishing trip. The trip organiser can reserve fishing boots and warm clothing for you, if booked beforehand.



- Transport by multipurpose vehicle (MPV), (1 + 8 persons) from Kuopio / Kuopio Airport / Tahkovuori / elsewhere (max 80 km) to Kallavesi, duration about 1 hour.


- Arrival, the welcoming speech and programme itinerary by the trip organiser, duration about 15 minutes.


- Departure for the first fishing trip from the shore by walking on the ice (about 400 – 500 metres). We will check and lay back down the 4 -6 nets, which the trip organiser had set on the previous day. During the net laying Finnish fishing system and winter fishing in general and also the cleaning and treating of the catch is discussed. After the net fishing we will walk for another 200 metres to the ice fishing areas and try our hand at ice fishing. The duration of the trip is about 3 hours.


- Most common catch: pike, perch, pike perch, salmon trout, lake trout. - Dining in the wilderness inside a lean-to by an open fire. We will of course enjoy BBQ sausage and coffee / tea + cakes. Duration about two hours.


- After dining we walk back on the lake and carry on with ice fishing. If needed, we will move to another ice fishing area about 300 metres further on. Duration about 2 hours.


- Return to the base, where the catch is cleaned and packaged. The trip organiser will summon up the day’s activities.


- Transportation of the group members to the morning starting points (max 80 km), duration about 1 hour.



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