Fishing District - Cerkniško jezero Angling

Fishing season: 1.5. do 31.1.
Boundary: Lake Cerknica from the source of Stržen until the meander in "Ključi"
Permitted fishing within the borders: Lake Cerknica from the source of Stržen to Ključi.
Permitted method of fishing: spinning with one artificial bait, coarse fishing - all natural baits are allowed in accordance with the Rules on the fishing regime in fishing waters (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 99/2007). Fly fishing - fly fishing and one artificial fly, and barbless hook. Pike fishing is allowed by spinning or fly fishing.
Permitted daily catch: 1 pike or 2 tench or 2 carp (farmed) or red perch or common perch up to a total weight of 5 kg.

Minimum hunting length and hunting period:

- pike 70 cm, from 1.5. to 31.1.

- tench 30 cm, from 1.7. to 31.1.

- carp (farmed) 20 cm, from 1.7. to 31.1.

- chub 30 cm, from 1.7. to 31.1.

- Common rudd, 

- Common perch without the minimum hunting size, from 1.5 to 31.1.


Type of fishing permits: Fishing permits are for 1 day and for all cyprinid districts for members and non members of the RZS.
Fishing permit outlets:
Fishing species in Lake Cerknica
Family Species Latin name
Esocidae pike Esox lucius
Cyprinidae tench Tinca tinca
Cyprinidae chub Leuciscus cephalus
Cyprinidae carp Cyprinus carpio

In the attached document (.pdfyou will find a description of the fishing area with all the necessary data and information.

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