Byske river is Västerbotten hottest salmon and sea trout river. Here it is captured between 300-500 salmon per year with an average weight around 5 kg. Byske river is not only a good salmon river, it is also a very beautiful river with its large vertical drop has lots of nice rapids alternated with quieter sections. As the river flows through a deep and narrow river valleys and also is very sparsely populated, give it a really wild look.
The entire Byske river and parts of tributaries are available for sport fishing. It is relatively easy to access when navigating narrow roads on both sides.
Fishing in Byskeälv starts after the ice breaks up in mid-May when the first salmon are starting to rise. However, it is not until June that the big salmon ladder to get started, with a peak around mid June. Early in the season when there is high water, it is on the lower legs that fishing is best. When the fish large colorful works good, kind orange, red and il-green. When the water after the ice begins to recede, fish is good further upstream and one can with good success to start using smaller lures and fly fishing with floating line.
Byske River Fishing conservation association, Ulf Andersson Home tel 0912-10711 Mobile 073-0448061