Vikajoki 2567

Approximately 50 km of state-owned and private waters in the Vikajoki River between the upper section of Lake Alajärvi and the Vikajärvi-Kemijärvi road. The area is a river destination with plenty of lake waters along the way.

Vikajoki

Recreational fishing (angling)
Calendar year. Trout fishing is prohibited between 1.9.– 30.11. and grayling fishing is prohibited between 1.4.–31.5.
Fly fishing, Casting
Perch, Grayling, Pike, Burbot, Whitefish, Cyprinids, Trout
Own boat, Boat launching

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.



 

 

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

 

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. and grayling fishing is prohibited 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 60 cm
  • Trout without adipose fin 50 cm
  • Grayling 35 cm