Lake Edslan is a clear water lake with visibility at nearly 9 meters. Good possibilities for accomodation near the lake and a good launching ramp in the south east part.
The shoreline along Edslan is mostly rocky with coniferous forest sloping down to the lake. The inflow comes from Abborretjärn, Slommetjärn and Backatjärn. The runoff is a smaller river in about 1 km running down to Bräcketjärn. There is sparingly with vegetation in the bays. Edslan are popular as a fishing lake but also used as a canoe lake.
In Edslan there are big pikes! All pike fishing is done by Catch & Release. That means, all caught pike are released back alive! There are also plenty of big perch. The species that are otherwise; roach, burbot, ruffe, whitefish, vendace and a small trout population. There may also be char remaining in the lake after the releases made for nearly 30 years ago. All fishing in Edslan needs a boat. The maximum depth in Edslan is 39 meters.
All year. Pike fishing is best during the spring and early summer. Perch fishing best in summer.
Hans Ruigrok from Holland caught a pike in 2010 at 123 cm at a test fishing! Each year pikes are cought around 110-115 cm.
Boat ramp is in the southeast part near Edsleskogs Wärdshus. GPS: 59.05898, 12.45305 (WGS 84 decimal)
Catch & Release applies to all pike fishing. Otherwise the general rules.