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Fishing on the Mur

The fishery on the River Mur encompasses two reservoirs. Other fishing areas are private.


Bodendorf reservoir

A picturesque spot, with serenely flowing waters; access on both sides.
Length: 2 km ‒ boundary from the Bodendorf power plant to the signs.
Occurrence: Brown trout and rainbow trout, occasionally grayling.
Bait: All permitted catching methods as per Styrian fishing law. No live bait, multi-lure bait and groundbait. Barbs must be pressed. No lead in the bait!
Also prohibited: “Tiroler Hölzl” (additional weighting) or similar catching methods (see stipulations concerning lead).

Please see fishery permits for further conditions.

Day pass: Euro 43.00

St. Georgen am Kreischberg reservoir

A very peaceful reservoir, which often has a few surprises in store.
Length: 2.5 km ‒ boundary between the St. Georgen power plant and Bodendorf.
Occurrence: Brown trout and rainbow trout, occasionally grayling.
Bait: All permitted catching methods as per Styrian fishing law. No live bait, multi-lure bait and groundbait. Barbs must be pressed. No lead in the bait!
Also prohibited: “Tiroler Hölzl” (additional weighting) or similar catching methods (see stipulations concerning lead).

Please see fishery permits for further conditions.

Day pass: Euro 35.00

General fishing regulations can be viewed here!

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