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Fishing

Fishing

Bugey Sud is a wonderful place for an angling holiday with an abundance of rivers and lakes, as well as the mighty Rhône

Angling Lakes
Angling Lakes

Go fishing in Bugey and you'll have several gorgeous lakes to choose from: Ambléon, Barterand, Les Hôpitaux and Virieu-le-Grand are all great places to enjoy fly fishing as well as traditional angling.

Smaller Fishing Lakes
Smaller Fishing Lakes

In Bugey Sud you'll also find more family-friendly lakes such as Coron near Belley, which is specifically for children and Ecassaz, a private lake with a dedicated zone for family fishing. You can also fish for trout, pike,...

The Rhône
The Rhône

Fishing in the Rhône is permitted in different municipalities of Bugey Sud.

Regulations and Fishing Permits
Regulations and Fishing Permits

RegulationsAny fisherman with a fishing license and a CPMA stamp can fish on all public areas in France (1st and 2nd category).Reciprocity allows fishermen from other departments to fish on lots managed by AAPPMA at no extra...