Stora Bör is the largest lake in Stora Bör' s fishing area. The lake is close to the the E18, but still has a fabulous "wilderness character". Around Stora Bör you find a total of about 25 larger and smaller lakes belonging to the same fishing area !
Stora Bör is a clear water lake with a distinct wilderness character and several interesting species for anglers. A canoe route goes through the lake system via Älgsjön - Lilla Bör and Stora Bör. The lake is located half in both the municipalities of Årjäng and Säffle . Several nice rivers and waterways connect the lakes in the area, and there is also a good amount of trout in the lake system. And besides trout, there are many perch, pike, burbot, bleak, whitefish, vendace, roach, eel and crayfish. The beautiful lake system contains many islands and beautiful bays.
It's really good fishing for pike and perch in Stora Bör, and there is also a big trout plant. The area is really stunning, with over 80 islands and islets in the lake. Fishing for pike and perch are the best, but if you have some patience and fish at the right times, you can also expect great (planted) trout !
The whole year round. Please respect closed seasons for some species and locations.
One of the largest pike caught in the areas weighed 17 kg! Also known there has been caught big perch up to 2 kg, and trout over 5 kg.
There are three boat ramps around Stora Bör. At Norviken on the east side of the lake, At Ersta on the western side, and one to the far south of the dam.
For fishing in Stora Bör you must have a valid fishing license. Exceptions are young people under 16, they are allowed to fish freely but the same fishing rules apply.
Fishing in the streams wich flow into the fishery conservation area, are forbidden. Fishing for crayfish is prohibited and is not included in the license. The Fishing license gives the right to fish with hand-tackle (fishing rod, spinning rod, fly rod and jig rod) . Trolling is only allowed with max. 2 baits.
Fishing license prices:
Day license 40 SEK
Weekly license 80 SEK
Fishing licenses are sold at 10 sites, strategically located in the area:
Camp Grinsby Grinsby 0573-420 22
Esters Café Ed, Långserud 0533-502 45
Hiller's Country store, Ed, Långserud 0533-500 04
ICA Sillerud Svensbyn 0573-401 50
Tourist office Årjäng 0573-141 36
Birte Andersson Stenarsby 0573-420 73
Leif Brunzell Sulerud, Finstorp 0573-450 18
Tore Damberg Grums 0555-121 10
Ingolf Jansson Scales 0533-520 55
Gerhard Johansson Norane 0573-420 16