Photos from Langfjord river
The source of the river is on "Ifjordfjellet". The outlet is
down in "Langfjorden" at the small place "Laggo".
The stretch of river containing salmon is approximately 16 kilometres.
Map from Google.
steamer from "Skjćnes" on the "Nordkyn" peninsula to "Laggo" about ca.50 minutes.
Or the same boat from "Smalfjord" in "Tana" to "Laggo", about 2h 30 minutes.
-From road "RV888" you can follow a path from "Bekkarfjord" by "Laksefjorden" to the waterfall "Storfossen" in "Langfjorddalen",
a distance about 6 kilometres, about 1h 30 minutes.
-From parkings area by "Nikolasdalen", apprx. 4 kilometres further north from "Bekkarfjord" along "RV888", you can follow a path to
the waterfall "Nikolasfossen".
Kinds of fish:
Salmon, sea char and sea trout. Salmon is the main catching.
You can also get some inland trout especially above the uppermost salmonladder (more than 16 kilometres from the outlet).
The river has many fast water stretches and deep pools with lots
of good fishing spots
"Langfjorddalen" has luxuriant birch wood, a wood which is one of the northernmost in the world.
Take advicement from cutting live wood for campfire, it's illegal! Use dead wood for this purpose.
Do not pitch tents closer to the river than 50 metres.
Time of fishing:
of 2 salmon each day and maximum of 10
salmon all season
NOTICE SIGNBOARDS !!
- Nature and vegetation are vulnerable so far up north. Use
existing places for camping.
- Also use the dustbins placed along the river. Those are not ment for food waste, offals and such.
24 hours licenses:
|Members of "Gamvik JFF"||Nok. 110,- / 24 hour|
|Inhabitans of the county"Finnmark"||Nok. 220,- / 24 hour|
|Other Norwegian citizens||Nok. 330,- / 24 hour|
|Foreigners||Nok. 385,- / 24 hour|
|Youth under the age of 16||Free|
Children under the age of 16 are fishing for free, but can receive fishing license. Remember to deliver catch report.
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Have a nice fishing holiday !!