Fishing District - Lepena Angling

Fishing season: from 1.4. to 31.10.

Description of boundaries: The Soča River from the source to the bridge in Čezsoča village with the tributaries of Lepena (whole flow) and Koritnica (from bridge at Kluže until the confluence with Soča).

Permitted to fish within: The Soča River from the bridge on the road for the village Vas na Skali to the bridge in village Čezsoča with the tributaries of Lepena and Koritnica (from the confluence of the Soča River to the bridge at Kluže):

- Catch and release part: from the bridge on the road to village Vas na Skali to the confluence with Lepena and from the bridge in Kršovec to the bridge in Čezsoča, complete Lepena and Koritnica from the bridge on the road Bovec - Trenta to the confluence of the Soča River,

- Catch and take part: from the confluence with Lepena to the bridge in Kršovec.

Permitted fishing methods: - fly fishing - fishing with a fly rod and one artificial fly and single barbless hook.

Permitted daily catch: 3 salmonids, of which only 1 can be marble trout or 1 grayling. Only one salmonid over 50 cm is permitted.

The minimum fish length and fishing season:

Marble trout 40 cm, from 1.4. to 30.9.

Grayling 40 cm, from 1.6. to 31.10.

Brown trout without a minimum length, from 1.4. to 31.10.

Rainbow trout without a minimum length, from 1.4. to 31.10.

- crossbred Marble and brown trout, with no minimum length, from 1.4. to 30.10.

Type of fishing licenses: Fishing licenses are for 1 day for members and non-members of RZS, 3 days only for non-members RZS, for 7 consecutive days ‘all catch and release’ districts, for various Districts ‘all catch and release’ districts and annual fishing licenses for members and non-members of RZS.

Prodajna mesta ribolovnih dovolilnic:
- Hotel Mangart, Mala vas 107, 5230 Bovec, tel: 05-3884-250
- Kamp Klin, Lepena 1, 5232 Soča, tel: 05-3889-513
- Penzion Šterk, Most na Soči 55, 5216 Most na Soči, tel: 05-3887-065
- Hotel Zlata ribica, Idrija pri Bači 86, 5216 Most na Soči, tel: 05-3815-650
- Fisheries research institute of Slovenia, Sp. Gameljne 61a, 1211 Ljubljana-Šmartno, tel: 01-2443-400
- Online purchase of daily fishing permits at https://www.ribiskekarte.si/en/zavod-za-ribistvo-slovenije/lepenja

Fishing species


FamilySpeciesScientific name
SalmonidaeMarble troutSalmo marmoratus
Salmonidaekrižanec soške in potočne postrviS. marmoratus x S. trutta f. fario
SalmonidaeRainbow troutOncorhynchus mykiss
ThymallidaeGraylingThymallus thymallus
SalmonidaeBrown troutSalmo trutta fario

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