Start your holiday with a fishing trip on Grindsted Stream
Grindsted Stream meanders through the countryside and is characterized by being very clear water streams. There is a rich insect life, a paradise for fly fishers, but also for other anglers. The stream has a good population of brown trout, pike, and grayling - the latter although protected. There can also a chance of catching sea trout and salmon, which are able to roam freely from the North Sea to the west of Billund.
You are allowed to fish in four sections of Grindsted Stream:
Grindsted Stream, Mølby - Eg
Grindsted Stream, Bystykket (Grindsted city section)
Grindsted Stream, Kirkestykket (the church stretch)
Grindsted Stream, Utoft
On the website of Grindsted Sports Fishing Association you can find detailed maps of the four sections. See www.gsff.dk.
Remember that all anglers between 18 and 65 must have a valid fishing license to fish in the Danish waters. Fishing licenses can be purchased at www.fisketegn.dk, at the post office in the supermarket, SuperBrugsen, in Billund or at the shop McNab Hunting and Fishing, Trehøjevej 31, 7200 Grindsted, tel +45 7532 0622.
In addition to the compulsory license, you also need a fishing card if you want to fish in waters that are rented out to local angling associations. In the Billund area, it Grindsted Sports Fishing Association that handles the sale of fishing card. You can buy them online at www.fiskekortvest.dk.