In Gislaved there are 25 fishing areas with 388 lakes where it offeres an exciting and good fishing for perch, pike and walleye, but also a lot of other fishes as well.
These fish species can be caught in several ways, for example by spinning, angling or trolling. There are many lakes where you can go out by boat on a hot summer day and try your luck in fishing or stand on a bridge and throw and hope to catch pike.
The diverse Nissan River, one of southern Sweden's longest rivers runs through Gislaved, where your fishing skills will really be put to the test. It is possible to fish eels who are out at night or the big pike during the day.