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Kapsajoki 2535

After being used for log driving, the rugged Kapsajoki River was restored in 1994. This permit includes the rights to fish in the river's state-owned waters north of the Köngäs-Pokka Road. The length of the permit area is approximately 30 km. A great casting and fly fishing destination.



Recreational fishing (angling)
Calendar year. Trout fishing is prohibited between 1.9.–30.11.
Fly fishing, Casting
Grayling, Pike, Whitefish, Trout
Natural fish stock

Purchasing a permit


  • €8 / 3 h
  • €10 / day
  • €30 / week
  • €50 / season

All persons under 18 years of age receive a 50% discount on the permits and persons under 15 years of age are allowed to share the same fishing quota, with the permission of their parent or legal guardian. The family permit costs twice as much and its fishing quota is twice as large.

Where to purchase A permit


You can pay licences using the most common payment methods in the online store (



Metsähallitus' fishing permits may also be purchased by phone. The service is open on
weekdays from 9 AM to 4 PM.



With the Eräluvat app, you can purchase angling permits easily and quickly. You can pay with a debit or credit card. Read the instructions for using the app.


As of 1 January 2020, mobile permits are no longer available. This is due to mobile network operator’s decision not to provide the current service anymore.









Äkäslompolo:  Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas (
Sirkka: Levin Matkailu Oy / Levi Tourism Information


Permit terms

Permit terms for the area

Calendar year. Trout fishing is prohibited between 1.9.–30.11.

Each angler may use one rod or line, which must remain within the angler's reach at all times.

Catch quotas and catch reports

3 hour permit 1 salmonid
Day permit 3 salmonids
Week permit 3 salmonids / day
Season permit 3 salmonids / day


There are no catch quotas for whitefish.


Catch sizes and protection periods

The following catch sizes and protection periods for fish species are in effect for this permit area:

Fish species Catch Size Protection period
Trout with adipose fin At least 50 cm 1.9.–30.11.
Trout without adipose fin At least 50 cm 1.9.–30.11.
Grayling At least 30 cm No protection period

Fishers must observe the catch sizes and protection periods mandated in the Fishing Decree for other fish species.