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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, Pike-perch, 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

Purchasing a permit


  • €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.

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.





Pello: LP-Autohuolto Oy (car repair shop)
Rovaniemi: Science Centre Pilke (


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

Permit terms

Catch quotas and catch reports

No catch quotas.

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 60 cm No protection period in this permit area
Trout without adipose fin At least 50 cm No protection period in this permit area
Pike-perch At least 42 cm No protection period

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