Small and medium-sized lakes
|Many small and medium-sized lakes in the
Tampere Region make for fascinating fishing sites. The most common game
species are pike, perch and various cyprinids. On medium-sized lakes, you
can catch big pike weighing as much as 10 kilos or more.
Dark and muddy lakes also have good stocks of zander. Well-known zander sites include Lake Nerkoonjärvi in Kihniö and Lake Rutajärvi in Urjala.
|There are 14 lakes with a surface area of 5 to 16 km2 in the Tampere Region. These are home to pike, perch, burbot and various cyprinids.|
|Lake||Size (km²)||Municipality||Other species|
|The region has more than a hundred lakes with a surface area of 1 to 5 km2. The rest of the region’s more than 2,000 lakes are less than 1 km2, the majority of these being small lakes and ponds of less than 10 hectares.|