Salmon Fishing High Season

Join us for an exciting sport fishing adventure in Lakselva. Here you have an opportunity to catch a big wild Atlantic salmon. Lakselva is known for its large grown 15 kg. plus trophy salmon.

This is a very popular river and one of the best rivers to catch a trophy salmon in Norway. Here at Stuenes Lodge, we offer exclusive private salmon fishing at some of the most exciting private beats in Lakselva.

Lakselva is not a numbers river. Here it takes tremendous skill, knowledge, and patience to be able to catch a big salmon. Lakselva will test and challenge your fisherman skills to the max.

This is the “Formula One” in sport fishing! But once you hook a big one, you just want to come back for another shot at THE BIG WILD ONE!

What’s Included:

  • Accommodation at Stuenes Lodge.
  • Full board – Breakfast, packed lunch & a 3-course dinner.
  • Private bedroom – shared bathroom & sauna.
  • Fishing at some of the best beats in Lakselva.
  • One fishing guide per. team of two fishermen.
  • Transport to the different beats.
  • Airport pick-up and drop-off at Lakselv Airport.

The lodge has 2.5 bathrooms. Alcohol and flights are not included.

Itinerary: The fishing week consists of 6 days of guided fishing in various private beats and 7 nights of lodging. You will be fishing different beats in a rotational system with your fellow fishermen at the lodge. The pools will rest in between shifts. All beats accommodate 2 fishermen.

Description Fishing: Lakselva is situated at the very north of Norway in the region of Finnmark by Lakselva village in Porsanger. The fishing is best from midsummer solstice until the end of August. All beats are very suitable for fly fishing.

Stuenes Home pool: Stuenes Home pool is a holding pool that stretches from the hanging bridge to about 150 meters past the lodge. The beat fishes well from right under the power lines (crossing the river) and downstream 50 meters past the lodge. The hotspot is right beneath the power lines and approximately in a 30-meter area at the rapid right outside the lodge. Double bank from the hanging bridge until the north end of the island of Soldathomen under the power lines.

The additional beat lineup for high season fishing in 2021 is as follows:

Skjørtenes (zone 1)

Mellaniemi West (zone 2)

Grethes (zone 3) 

& more to be released shortly

The private fishing areas are subject to change each year due to renegotiations and renewal of beat rental agreements.