are plenty of opportunities for catching fish
right at the doorstep. The fjord (Iddefjord) is
narrow and long, about 13 miles or 22 km. It also
has a sharp "dogleg" bend near the city
of Halden. This means that the water is brackish,
so both fresh- and sea-water species thrive!
may use the old rod, fly fishing gear, go trolling
or simply use a net. Choosing the latter method
won't provide the "fishing trip" experience,
but it will guarantee dinner...
Berby river runs into the fjord at the southern
end. This river is an eldorado for salmon fishing,
with it's own organization of owners. Hitsville
can provide you with a temporary membership card
against a small fee. The money is used for cultivating
the river area.
right to catch fish is free for all in Norway,
but some restrictions apply to the Iddefjord area,
depending on the seasons. Nevertheless there are
always possibilities for fishing – Freshly
caught it's part of our own staple diet...!