Salmon (salmon salar)  the Torne River - Tornionjoki Kukkolankoski

The Torne River Tornionjoki - flows into the northernmost rim of the Baltic Sea on the border of Finland and Sweden. The river system is distinctly the largest producer of wild salmon in the Baltic, and one of the largest present spawning rivers of salmon in the world.

Kukkolankoski rapids are a crown jewel of Tornionjoki river, which flows unobstructed even in winter.

Come to fish on the Kukkolankoski - raft together with our guides. Fishing there is easy and everybody have a chance to play a huge salmon. Other available services such as catering and accomodation can be added to the fishing package.

Salmon

Salmon (salmon salar) in the Torne River Tornionjoki

The most sought after and known fish is the salmon. At the Sea-Lapland area natural salmon travelling up river to spawn can be found in Simo-, and Tornionjoki rivers. In the Tornionjoki river the number of salmon has increased dramatically in past few years.

If you have two days of time for salmon fishing, where do you think you can best catch salmon: on the river of Tornio.

What about the size of fish? 

On Tornionjoki river the medium size of fish is 6 to 8 kg, the biggest touching is over the 20 kgs.

In Kukkolaraft area salmon is trolled in June and July. The best season is in June and July ( August).

Key Information:
Destination(s): Torne River Finland /Sweden
Group Size: min. 4 person

Price:  
A) three hour's program 85e / person, include;  rowing boat with outboard motor, fishing equipment, life jackets, and guiding normally.

B) A day package program 455 e / person/ 8 hours fishing day  -  include, accommodation in doupleroom, breakfast, lunch, snacks, rowing boat with outboard motor, fishing equipment, life jackets, guiding. We start fishing at 6 pm and sleeping break at 10 pm-05 am. We will continue to fishing at 0600 - 1000am.

Accommodation,  The Torne River Cottages , and apartments. High standard apartments, stands on shore in own quiet location.

Supplement: Fishing management fee and -licenses

National fisheries management fee is 5e per day and 12e per week.
Torne river fisheries management fee - day 15e , and 60e per week

Please notice that salmon fishing is not allowed between Sunday 7pm and Monday 7pm.

 

Contact for more information please call +354 (0) 400 692 301 / Risto or send e-mail to info@nordicsafaris.com

Fishing package includes all the gear needed and the fishing guide.