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Ylläs has great fishing spots for every season. Whether you want to fish in flowing water, in a clear mountain lake or a small forest pond, Ylläs is your choice. Ylläs has countless lakes, ponds, rivers and small creeks to which put in real test your fishing skills. And Ylläs is only a short drive from one of Finland's best salmon rivers, the Tornio-Muonio River.

Guided fishing trips

If you are not familiar to the fishing waters in Ylläs you might like to book a fishing guide. Our local guides have the best knowledge of how, when and where to fish to get the catch of your dreams. Learn the secrets for salmon rowing at Tornio-Muonio River with Lappean Lohi . This good old times activity is a favourite sport of many Finns, one of the must do's during your travel. In Ylläs you can also explore fly fishing or ice fishing at winter time with professional local fishing guides. 

Ylläs offers perfect conditions for fishing.

Fishing licenses

Please remember that to fish in Finland, you must follow the rules and regulations of the Finnish government. This includes buying valid fishing licence.

Ylläs has two different fishing areas, Äkäsjoki and Kesänkijärvi. Both areas has their own regulations and own fishing licences. You can purchase the license online or visit Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas.

Ylläs offers perfect conditions for fly fishers.