You will find good fishing opportunities in the area of Vangsnes and Vik. Here it is good possibilities to catch salmon, trout, cod, halibut, brosme and common ling. Harbour porpoise (a dolphin-sized whale) is a common sight in the Sognefjord. In the summer porpoises grazes for sprat, the fjord is full of sprat. Poroises appear in groups of 5–10 , and they are hunting together.
Catch of salmon and trout the river Vikja. The river is among the best salmon rivers in Sogn.
Deepwater fish catch on bait (normal catch haul line ca. 250–300 m deep):
blue ling, brosme, gray ling, rock salmon, dogfish, rajiformes, grenadiers etc.
Shallow water 20–150 m:
Halibut, cod, coalfish, plaice, monkfish.
Near the surface of the water:
Salmon, trout, mackerel, herring, sprat.
Best fishing time:
Deepwater fish: all year, but best in autumn
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