Fishing in the Vallée de Joux

Numerous fishing enthusiasts come to the Vallée de Joux to indulge in their passion in the lakes and rivers where they can fish trout, perch, pike and fera (freshwater whitefish).

There are two active professional fishermen on the lake but many fishing buffs cast their lines on the waters in Vallée de Joux. Whether you prefer fishing from the banks or out on the water, early morning or in the middle of the afternoon, alone or with a group of friends, your fishing experience will be complete.

Fishing permits are available via the Canton de Vaud website.
It is also possible to obtain a day or week-licence at the tourist office in Le Sentier and at the Petit Marché in Le Pont. Monthly and annual permits are delivered by the prefecture.

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