Stora Bygdeträskets Fiskevårdsområde

Stora Bygdeträskets fishing area


Comprising of 7000 hectare of water in and around Burträsk and surrounding villages.

The main road through the fishing area, highway 364, links the two cities of Umeå and Skellefteå.

It has a wide variety of fishing grounds ranging from small streams to Västerbotten province's biggest lake, Stora Bygdeträsket, and therefore the area offers you the best choice of different fishing opportunities for anglers.


The two villages Burträsk and Bygdsiljum have everything you need to feel right at home. There are banks, post offices, convenience stores, small grocery shops, and a GP practice. Both villages offer different forms of accommodation such as campsites, cottages and hotel apartments. You can find more info at;






Other forms of accommodation are also available in the surrounding villages. Please contact us for more information.

Apart from the typical species found in these waterways such as pike, perch, greyling and trout,

there is also put and take fishing on loach being carried out in the winter.

All fishing for pike above 80 cm is catch and release.


For more info, please email info@storabygdetrasketsfvo.se

tel +46738122039 (domestic nr: 0738122039)


Design: Mona-Lisa Lindgren Webbansvarig: Rolf Karlsson