Fly Fishing in Ötztal

Exciting fly fishing of rainbow trout, Brown trout and char in our mountain streams

The Horlachbach is a fast-flowing mountain stream with cold, clean and oxygen-rich water.
The stream is clear throughout the summer, the area ranges from 1000m above sea level to over 2000m.

As equipment, you should procure a eight to nine foot-long rod of cord class 3 to 5 for the Horlachbach. Wading pants or wading boots (with felt soles) enormously facilitate fishing at normal water levels in summer and autumn (0.33 m³/sec. to 2.0 m³/sec.).


The Horlachbach
15 km mountain brook
Width: 3 to 8 m
Stock: Brown trout, chars, in the lower segment also rainbow trout

Mountain lakes
On 2.500 m these lakes are only accessible on foot.
Stock: Chars, lake and brown trout

Preconditions: Fly fishing / non-barbed hooks / catch and release
By the way:
1 fish may be used for preparation in our cuisine during your stay.



Brown trout: 01 Oct to 28 Feb
Rainbow trout: no closure period
Brook trout: 01 Oct to 31 March
Lake trout: 01 Oct to 28 Feb


Day-ticket € 40,00
National fishery fee once per year € 25,00

In our shop you will find suitable nymphs and flies.
Price adjustments reserved!