In the lake Eckern present fish species are pike, tench, roach, burbot, ruffe, perch and 4km downstream in Lagan even trout. Fishing license required!
Eckern is a lake in Jönköping and Vaggeryds municipality. The lake has a maximum depth of 11.9 meters, an area of 2.28 square kilometers and is located 216 meters above sea level.
Along the mostly sandy and shallow beaches grows abundant reeds that may be helpful to angle in.
The lake has a high biological function among nesting birds including Black-throated Diver, Osprey and five pairs of Common Terns. Be careful to get close to the birds during the breeding periods and NEVER touch the eggs!
Fishing licenses can be purchased at:
Kurres Fiskehop, Erik Dahlbergsgatan 30 A, Huskvarna. 036-13 97 55
Ica trollet, Barnarpsvägen 5, Taberg. 036-640 73
Tourist office, Artillerigatan 29, Skillingaryd. 0370-67 81 50
Also available to rent boat! Contact Ica trollet in Taberg for more information.
Contact for Eckerns fvof:
036-18 20 12, 070-284 53 48