Tolmin Fishing District

The Tolmin fishing district managed by Tolmin Angling Club is divided into two sections. All other rivers and brooks in the area are protected waters where fishing is not allowed.

The following rules apply in the fishing sections:

  1. Fishing permit for Section 1 does not grant you permission to fish in the Catch & Release Section. A special permit is available for Lake Soča within Section 1.
  2. Fishing permit for the Catch & Release Section grants you permission to fish also in Section 1 with catch & release rules.

SECTION 1:

  • the Soča: from Bovec to the access point Srpenica 2
  • the Soča: from the Napoleon’s bridge at Kobarid to the bridge at Kamno
  • the Soča: from the bridge at Volarje to the bridge near Tolmin
  • the Učja: from the Italian border to the confluence with the Soča
  • the Bela: from the village of Breginj to the confluence with the Nadiža
  • the Nadiža: within the territory of the Republic of Slovenia
  • the Tolminka: from the dam at the old fish farm to the confluence with the Soča
  • the Soča reservoir near Most na Soči
  • the Soča downstream from the dam at Podselo to the Vogršček stream
  • the Idrijca: from the dam at Slap ob Idrijci village to the confluence with the Bača
  • the Bača: from the village of Podbrdo to the confluence with the Idrijca
  • the Koritnica: from the confluence of the Huda and the Žventarska Grapa to the confluence with the Bača
  • the Kneža: from its source to the confluence with the river Bača

CATCH & RELEASE SECTION (No kill):

  • the Soča: from access point Srpenica 2 to Kobarid
  • the Soča: from the bridge at Kamno to the bridge at Volarje
  • the Soča: from above the confluence of the Tolminka and the Soča up to bridge near the town of Tolmin.
  • the Idrijca: from the bridge at the village of Stopnik to the bridge at the village of Dolenja Trebuša
  • the Tolminka: from its source to the dam at the old fish farm (with the exception of the Tolmin gorges)
  • the Trebuščica: from the village of Gorenja Trebuša to the confluence with the Idrijca

Fishing permit for Lake Soča grants you permission to fish in the section between the confluence of the Soča and the Tolminka, and the confluence of the Idrijca and the Bača.