River Raudanjoki 2563

Private and state-owned waters in the Raudanjoki River between Vaiskojokisuu and Vikajärvi (total length of approximately 60 km). The area also contains several private waters that are not included in the permit area.

River Raudanjoki

Recreational fishing (angling)
Calendar year. Trout fishing is prohibited between 1.9.–30.11. Grayling fishing is prohibited south of the latitude 67°00 between 1.4.–31.5.
Fly fishing, Casting
Perch, Grayling, Pike, Burbot, Whitefish, Cyprinids, Trout, Rainbow trout
Campfire site, Lean-to shelter

Buying a license

Prices:

  • €6 / day
  • €15 / week
  • €25 / 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.



 

 

Rovaniemi: Metsähallitus / Pilke House
Vanttauskoski: Info and Service Point Siula
Vikajärvi: Valinta Ovaskainen (grocery store)

 

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

Licence terms

Regional licensing terms

Calendar year. Trout fishing is prohibited between 1.9.–30.11. Grayling fishing is prohibited south of the latitude 67°00 between 1.4.–31.5.

Once you have finished fishing, you must submit a catch report at www.tuikki.fi. All caught and released fish must also be reported.
Each angler may use one rod or line, which must remain within the angler's reach at all times.

Catch quotas

Day permit 3 salmonids
Week permit 3 salmonids / day
Season permit 3 salmonids / day

 

There are no catch quotas for whitefish.

 

Catch sizes

  • Trout 50 cm on the north side and 60 cm on the south side of the 67°00 N latitude
  • Trout without adipose fin 50 cm
  • Grayling 30 cm on the north side and 35 cm on the south side of the 67°00 N latitude
  • In the Raudanjoki River the 67°00 N latitude runs at the southern tip of Seipälampi (Lamminkangas).