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Nature & adventure

Fishing guides in Småland

A fishing guide knows their way around the waters and where the fish are, and you are sure to learn some tricks and secrets! Find a guide here.

Ove Johansson
Ove Johansson. © Charterfiske


Ove Johansson is one of Sweden’s most qualified guides and can, among other merits, call himself both a European and a Swedish trolling fishing champion. His season stretches over the whole year covering the lakes Vänern and Vättern when they are ice-free, as well as lakes Viken and Skagern in the summer. He has a working knowledge of Salmon, Trout, Char, Pikeperch, Perch and Pike.


The catch was a nice pikeperch
The catch was a nice pikeperch. © Henrik Olsson

Go Fishing / Fishing in Sweden

With great knowledge of sport fishing and with modern equipment, Go Fishing offer sport fishing experiences for beginners and experienced anglers. Go Fishing is situated in Aneby, with many fish waters close by. The most common species in the area are pike, pike-perch and char.


Adventure of Småland

Adventure of Småland teach techniques and provide tips on where to fish in Lake Rusken. Pike fishing with spin, fly, trolling and angling is common, and the catch can be up to 10kg. There is also perch, bream, burbot, and eel. The boats are equipped with 2-4 rod holders, and during the autumn, Jerk fishing is an exciting alternative!



Guide Björn Carlsson offers guided sport fishing tours from a modern and fully equipped trolling boat, with high security and standard. Loan of equipment is included in the price. The tours take place on lakes Bolmen, Vidöstern and Flåren. Pike, pike-perch and perch are the most common fish in these lakes.



Swedfishing AB is located in Älmhult and is run by the Dane Christian Krintel. Most popular is the fishing for pike and pikeperch from a large, stable and modernly equipped boat on the lakes in the area. They also offer child-friendly angling from the shoreline, introductory courses in carp fishing, lectures, and team building. Loan of equipment is included in the price.


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Lake Åsnen has a surface of 155km² and a unique lake archipelago with over 1000 islands. A unique nature paradise and a true eldorado for the fisherman and nature lover. Trolling, casting rods or angling, pike-perch, pike or perch – every guide has their expertise. A guide package usually includes a picnic basket with locally produced food.


Småland Sportfiske

At Småland Sportfiske you meet Thomas and his team of experienced anglers who are passionate about giving you great fishing experiences and know their fishing waters. They help with which baits, lures and other equipment are best in different situations and also offer different sport fishing methods such as trolling, vertical fishing or spin fishing etc. Guided tours in Swedish, English and German. They also offer rental of boats and cottages. Their fishing shop is located on Storgatan 84 in Tingsryd.


Starling fishing guide
Starling fishing guide. © Starling

Starling fishing

Going on a fishing trip in our lakes in Småland is an enchanting experience that combines the beauty of nature with the excitement of catching your first fish. Fredrik, our fishing guide, will guide you and your group in pike and perch fishing, using different techniques such as angling or spinning, from our boat. We provide all the equipment you need, such as fishing rods, bait, and life jackets, and homemade snacks or lunch are always included in our guided tours. We have activities specially designed for children and young people, such as summer fishing and fishing parties. Everyone can participate and enjoy the nature and wildlife experience, regardless of age or previous experience.


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