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Fishing adventure in Kukkolaforsen

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Fishing adventure in Kukkolaforsen

Experience exciting fishing days in Kukkolaforsen, the salmon’s first stop on its way up the river. Here you have good opportunities to snatch salmon and to experiencing a salmon fight to remember. It is not uncommon with salmon of 10 kilos or more. In Kukkolaforsen you can apply both spinning and fly-fishing.

It is impossible to talk about the history of Torne Valley and Kukkola without mentioning fishing. Here you find classic, tarred rapid boats and unique local catching methods. Visit the fishing museum in Kukkolaforsen and learn more about the fishing culture of Torne River.

Stay comfortably at Kukkolaforsen, next to the streaming river. Kukkolaforsen is also the base of the Sauna Academy and offers a wide range of saunas, from old traditional smoke saunas to Native American sweat lodges.

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