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Kajaani, Virkistyskalastus

Located close to the city of Kajaani, Lake Iso-Ruuhijärvi is popular among anglers who catch salmonoids using boats in the summer and by ice fishing in the winter. This managed 45-hectare recreational fishing area is located only 14 kilometres from Kajaani, yet feels like part of the wilderness. Road signs lead to the lakeside Kalamiestupa (“fishermen’s cottage”) from Highway 6 between Kajaani and Joensuu. Surrounded by forest, Lake Iso-Ruuhijärvi varies both in depth and shape. A boat is the easiest means of fishing during the open water season. There is no need to row great distances to...