Vatsfjorden and Rødungen are among southern Norway’s best fishing lakes. The ice is normally safe in January, but always ask advice from local experts before you go.
To buy fishing card for Vatsfjorden pay at a selfservice cashier located on a housewall adjacent Lågrinn Zoo Prep. in Vats. Fishing permits can also be bought on www.inatur.no and via sms. To buy fishing permit via mobile phone and credit card, go to inatur.no via internet on your mobile phone. Receipt will be recieved via sms. To buy a permit with sms you will be charged on your phone bill, and information posters are located buy the fishing waters. Or call Ål Tourist Information.
To buy fishing card for Rødungen you can pay a selfservice cashier on the parkinglot called 'Slakteplassen'.
There is also possible to go jigging at Rødungen Sør on Sangefjell.
Jigging gear can be borrowed from Servicetorget at Ål municipailty house. They have 18 jigging poles and 1 ice drill. It is free to borrow. Contact them on +47 32 08 50 00 or firstname.lastname@example.org