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FISHING WEEK IN KUHMO, TAIGA TOWN OF HUNDRED RAPIDS

The Finnish-Russian borderlands are dotted with many lakes, rivers and ponds. Kuhmo has been called "the town of hundred rapids" as there are 118 rapids suitable for fishing. Catch in Kuhmo are pike, pikeperch, grayling and brown trout. Kuhmo i ease to reach by using one's own car. Distance for Helsinki is 595 kilometres and due to low traffic one can drive fluently and safely to Kuhmo.

Programme information

Kausi:

10 th of May - 1th of September (no valid 11.-29.7.2019)

Paikka:

Hotel Kainuu

Kesto:

five nights/six days

Henkilöt:

3 - 6 person

Hinta:

545 €/person (group 3-4) 515 €/person (group 5 - 6)

Yksittäinen hinta: 545

Hintaan sisältyy:

accommodation in double rooms with breakfast, meeting with a local fishing guide and three hours in rapids in first day, five days fishing permits on the rapids, info package, last evening dinner, a little gift, sauna in the evening.

Extra charge: Finnish state fishing license, 16 €/person

Price / person
starting from

565 €

Season

Summer

Programme description

Many of the rapids have easy access, for example Pajakkakoski rapids (450 meters) is situated only 800 meters from Hotel Kainuu and can easily be reached on foot. There is a stone pier, built for the dragging old tar boats. Another good fishing site, rapids of Lentuankoski locates 13 kilometres from Hotel Kainuu. The rest rapids give you the opprtunity to find uncrowded sites to fish in your own peae in the middle of the evergreen taiga forest and enyou the nature.

We recommend catch and released fishing.  Flyfishing and spinning are our fishing methods.

Detailed programme

Day 1
Arrival and accommodation. Little supper is waiting for you in our fishing lobby.
Day 2
A local Buffet breakfast. Meeting with the local fishing guide (appr. one hour), who introduces the fishing possibilities for the upcoming week and gives you Finnish state fishing license (extra charge) and rapids license as well as the Information Package. After the meeting guide takes you to one rapids (appr. three hours)

Day 3
Fishing trip to the River Pajakkajoki -day. After hotel breakfast departure to the River Pajakkajoki with the guide 11 a.m. from reception. We start a guided boat tour from nearby the hotel. Possibility fishing separate pike places towards Pajakkajoki-river. During three rapids and seven kilometer river we enyou the picnic lunch. Transfer back to hotel with car. Duration of the fishing five hours.

Day 4 – Day 5
Hotel breakfast and sauna daily. Fishing at your own space.
You can reserve your own sauna time in hotel, if you’ll fishing late in the evening.
Farewell dinner from local fish in engoyed at tte hotel’s restaurant.

Day 6
Departure. Opportunity go fishing early in to the morning.

Good to know

Optional activites, netto:
– single rooms charge 29 €/night/person
– Take a way lunch -service, 8 €
– two hours “Fly Tying” 20 €/person, incluning teaching and materials.
– Rapids floating in the Pajakkakoski rapids
– Extra days for a fishing guide: 4 hours 200 € and 8 hours 360 € (1-6 person)

More information about fishing and rules, www.kuhmonkosket.fi and www.kalallakainuussa.fi

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Hotel Kainuu

FISHING WEEK IN KUHMO, TAIGA TOWN OF HUNDRED RAPIDS

Price / person starting from

565 €

Season

Summer

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