Miekojärvi 2520

Lake Miekojärvi, situated near the Arctic Circle in a beautiful tree-covered hill region spotted by lakes, is a popular boating and trolling destination. The surroundings offer comprehensive services. There are fish harbours at both ends of the lake where it is possible to launch even large boats.


Recreational fishing (angling)
Calendar year
Trolling, Fly fishing, Casting
Perch, Pike, Zander, Burbot, Vendace, Whitefish, Cyprinids, Ide, Trout
Fry stocking of natural fish stocks
Lean-to shelter, Laplander's hut, Rental boat, Own boat, Boat launching, Cottage

Buying a license


  • €8 / day
  • €15 / week
  • €30 / 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.


You can buy licences directly from the online store and pay using the
most common payment methods.



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



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.





Pello: LP-Autohuolto Oy (car repair shop)
Rovaniemi: Metsähallitus / Pilke House
Sirkkakoski: Ilkka Koskela


Licensens remaining / free days
  • Several remaining
  • Less than 5 left
  • Out of stock

Licence terms

Regional licensing terms

Calendar year

Once you have finished fishing, you must submit a catch report at www.tuikki.fi. All caught and released fish must also be reported.

Catch quotas

No catch quotas.

Catch sizes

  • Trout 60 cm
  • Trout without adipose fin 50 cm
  • Pike-perch 42 cm