The area around the city of Silkeborg is a tourist magnet. Fangstgarantis guided fishing tour goes this time in this region
visit Tollund Put and Take . This fishing lake covers an area that was once
swamp. According to the legend, it was one of the huge holes, which was created,
when a selected bull from Tollundgaard fought with a snake, so big as an
enormous dragon and defeated the monster.
That was a great joy for the community in the village
Funder, because the snake had been lying so that it had prevented the
inhabitants in Funder to come to church. The story is immortalized in the Dragon
Fountain at City Hall Square in Copenhagen.
Today, the old swamp is a peaceful place with a rich flora and fauna.
Coniferous forest provides welcome shelter and there is good opportunity for
you to find your own quiet fishing spot along the 60,000 m2 lake. It's hard to
is the cozy Ørnsø Fiskesø . Several families are grouped by the lake. Some of
them have chosen to ride out here on bikes. It can easily be done as the lake
is less than 5 km from the center of Silkeborg. An elderly gentleman has rolled
out to fish in his electric wheelchair. Everybody can enjoy fishing if the access
conditions are right, and that they are here.
A15 between Aarhus and Silkeborg is extremely busy, but we turned off the
stress on the main road, and just a few minutes after we are on the glorious
peaceful spot at Gammel Laven Fiskesø. A great scenery and views to the
Himmelbjerget, which rises sharply in the background, also fine facilities are here. We could spend many hours more at this
place, but we have to leave.
south and find ourselves in a breathtaking area with large forests and numerous
streams, and here - not so far from Vrads- we find Lystrup Bæk Fiskesø. It is
obviously experienced fishermen, who are angling here, and they get a good catch.
continue a short way through the preserved Salten Ådal, and after a short
detour from the Marguerite route, we find Vrads Angler Lakes in the middle of
this wonderful landscape. "A gem for the discerning angler", so are
the two fishing lakes described. These are big words, but that's no
have visited a small part of the many glorious fishing lakes in the middle of
Jutland,. We hope it can be an inspiration for anglers from home and abroad to set
out for this amazing area and find their special "gems" among the
Fiskegrej, Fiskeguide, Put and Take