The facility has a high visitor rate and is situated about 4 Swedish miles north of central Överkalix. Experience Jockfallet Waterfall, which offers a magnificent display of the salmon climbing the fall to get to their spawning grounds. Jockfall is well-known as one of the best angling and salmon fishing sites in Europe. It’s not unusual to reel in salmon of up to 20 kilos. Jockfall Fishing & Activities offers outdoor adventure, exciting fishing, comfortable accommodation, a small shop with simple food, fishing permits, fishing gear, and a wonderful restaurant overlooking the mighty waterfall. In the reception area you can get the latest information on fishing and good tips for both fishing and activities. Here you can rent a boat, book fishing and outdoor adventure guides, and pick up your Artic Circle certificate for crossing the Arctic Circle line.
You can buy fishing permits for the Kalix River (Ansvar-Polcirkeln fiskevårdsområde fishing area), Ängesån, and Vallsjärv, here at Jockfall Fishing & Activities. Here you can also find information about pike perch fishing.
Photo: Linnea Nilsson-Waara