Fish species: trout
Fishing in Øyangen is best by boat. Rod fishing only, recommended with worm and wobbler (Rapala). The west side of Øyangen is quite shallow and rocky, so take necessary precautions. Boat rental from Beito-Aktiv, visit www.beito-aktiv.com for more information. If you wish to fish from land, the best area is where the river Raudøla mouths into Øyangen.
The water in Øyangen is regulated. Follow the water level at www.begna.no/vannstand.asp
For fishing from ashore: From Fagernes, take road 51 to Beitostølen. From there, follow the signs to Beito and Grønolen Fjellgard. Follow the road accross the small bridge over Raudøla. Parking possibilities at Raudalen. Follow the river Raudøla all the way down to Øyangen.
Fishing licenses can be purchased at:
«Fisking i Valdres»
Beito Aktiv & Skiskole
- fishing license
- fishing possibilities
- fly fishing