The Rängen Lakes, Lake Järnlunden, Lake Roxen, Lake Ärlången, Kinda Canal and Göta Canal. All of these are waterways in and around Linköping, offering opportunities for good fishing.

Free angling for private individuals. Note that this applies only to the stretch from Roxen’s estuary to Slattefors Lock.

Fishing in Lake Roxen
For information on fishing opportunities in Lake Roxen visit Roxen’s fish management association’s homepage:

Fishing in Svartån River
For information on fishing opportunities in Svartån River visit:

Rängen (Large Rängen and Little Rängen Lakes)
The fishing permit also covers Lake Årlängen, Kinda Canal and Stångån River. Plenty of pike, pikeperch and big bass as well as eel. Sport fishing. § Separate troll fishing card.

Fishing for Crayfish
Fishing for crayfish in the Göta Canal, from Heda Lock to Ruda Bridge. For more information visit:

For more information on further fishing waters or more detailed information visit or contact Visit Linköpings Tourist Center on St. Larsgatan, Storgatan 15 (St. Larsparken) tel: +46(0)13-190 00 70,

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