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Senja - A Great Place for Fishing

Senja - A Great Place for Fishing

Senja is a beautiful island located in northern Norway and is known for its breathtaking scenery, wildlife, and outdoor activities. One of the main attractions for visitors to Senja is its excellent fishing opportunities. Whether you're an experienced angler or just looking to try your hand at fishing, Senja has something to offer for everyone.

Senja has an abundant marine life

Senja is surrounded by some of the richest fishing grounds in Norway, and the island's waters are teeming with a diverse range of fish species. Some of the most common fish that can be found in the waters around Senja include cod, halibut, haddock, wolffish, and many more. With its close proximity to the Arctic Ocean, Senja is an ideal location for deep-sea fishing, where you can catch large species like halibut and cod.

Varied Fishing Opportunities

One of the great things about fishing in Senja is the variety of fishing opportunities available. You can fish in the ocean for saltwater species like cod and halibut, or fish in the freshwater lakes and rivers for trout and salmon. Senja's inland lakes and rivers are ideal for fly-fishing and are well-stocked with brown trout, Arctic char, and salmon.

And if you want to go after the big fish – the famous skrei – then March to April is your best shot!

Beautiful Natural Surroundings when fishing in Senja

In addition to its abundant marine life, Senja is also known for its stunning natural surroundings. The island's rugged coastline, towering mountains, and crystal-clear lakes make it a beautiful destination for fishing. Fishing in Senja allows you to experience the natural beauty of the island while enjoying the peace and tranquility of the outdoors.

We have a great offer for your fishing trip

Here at Fjordbotn we have a great offer for those who want to go fishing in Senja.

For the price of kr 2000,- we  offer a boat with the inclusion of 2 safety vests, 2 fishing rods, 20 liters of fuel and insurance.

Additional costs and demands:

Cleaning of boat: NOK 500,-

Lost pilks: NOK 500,-

If you are born after 1 of January 1980, a motorboat certificate is required to operate our boats.

Weather conditions may stop any kind of fishing at sea.

Fjordbotn Camping is registered as a fishing- tourism company. Thereby we are legally obliged to send in all the amount of  fish caught with our boats to Fiskeridirektoratet.

Book your fishing trip to Senja today!

Senja is a great place for fishing and offers a variety of fishing opportunities for anglers of all levels. With its abundant marine life, beautiful natural surroundings, and knowledgeable guides, Senja is the perfect destination for your next fishing adventure. So, grab your fishing gear and head to Senja for an unforgettable fishing experience.

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