River Simo - Salmon river

Free-flowing river drains in to the Baltic Sea and it has own indigenous salmon stock. In 2016 number of spawning salmons was about 5400.  River Simo is particulary popular among the flyfishers - size of the river is optimal for flyfishing and there is lot of fast and slow flowing rapids. Houndreds of salmons bites fly per annum. In 2016 biggest salmon weight about 18 kg (40 lbs), average weight was about 8 kg (16 lbs).

The river also provides a grayling, pike, whitefish, perch and trout.

Tight lines !