Fishing rules and facts

A description of ”Bellen”

Type of lake: a moderate nutritional clear lake
Areal: 7 km2 (1730 acres)
Deepest depth: 20 m
Average depth: 6,2 m (”Stora Bellen”)
Metres above sea level: 205 m

Species of fish:

Pike, perch, roach, tench, white fish, vendace, bream, burbot, smelt, ruff and signal crayfish.

The largest reported fishes:
Pike: over 10 kg plus
Perch: over 1 kg

Fishing permits/licenses can be bought directly from ifiske or from the contact persons (see below).

Fiskevårdsförening:

Bellens FVOF (Bellens Fiske Vårds Områdes Förening).” Fishery Districts Association of Bellen”

To consider:

Crayfishing not allowed
Only handheld tools are permitted
A boat launching site is located next to Bellö´s beach, on a specifically designed location (the northern part of ”Lilla Bellen”).
There is a bathroom at Bellö beach.

Fishing tips:

The lakes of Bellen have a good population of perch and the pike fishing can be very successful.
Common methods are: angling, spinning and using jigs.

Fishing monitoring and contact

Johan Wede  +46702308212
Ulrik Karlborg +46706823039
Göran Silfverhielm +46703550107

Fishing permitted for: Those who can show a valid fishing license and the property owners that have permission to fish according to: ” The list of fishing rights holders in lake Bellen 2015-11-05”.

Bellen´s Fishery Conservation Association