Lake Åsnen -
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Åsnen, a lake in southern Småland,
located just south of Växjö. The river
originates from this lake. Large
areas of the lake is located inside nature preservation area where certain rules applies.
Very scenic areas, mixed deciduous woods surrounding the lake. Fishing
management for the lake is divided between three different FVO.
Meters above sea level:
Size: 150 kmē
Biggest depth: 14 m.
Average depth: 3 m.
Species: perch, bream, pike, pikeperch, carp, burbot, roach, rudd, tench,
eel and others.
Fishing methods: trolling-, spinn-fishing, angling and at winter time
Record fish: pike 23,9 kg, pikeperch 14,2, perch 3 kg and eel 3,6 kg.
Fishing permit are sold on many places around the lake, see the list of accommodation/lodging
further down on this page.
Also sold online by
A good advice is to equip the boat motor with propeller cover and bring a lot of
brake pins. The lake is filled with rocks and shallow spots.
Located on Getnö island inside lake Åsnen, a small lake (14 hectare), offer
Put&Take fishing for trout and rainbow. Fishing in this lake require special
fishing permit. Also population of carp.
Lake Åsnen marked on map
Map of Småland
Fishing tips (in Swedish)
Articles, books, about
lake Åsnen (in Swedish)
Fishing guides, fishing charter
Very nice cottage,
close to lake, with boat. In
hardware store in Urshult
Huseby Tourist Office
Tingsryds Turist Office
Fishing articles, books about lake Åsnen
You are welcome and send us fishing info or
fishing reports regarding lake Åsnen,
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