Lake Femlingen is located in the southeastern part of Älmhult's municipality, 2 miles east of the urban area. The lake has probably got its name because it has five protruding arms or tabs. The pot is a small lake just north of Femlingen.
Femling is Helgeån's one source lake and has the best water in the Helgeån water system. Good opportunities for swimming are in the northern part of Ferö. The surface is 1374 ha. The depth varies between 1.5 and 3 m, but there is a deep hole where the depth is 8-9 m. The lake is approximately 9 km long and 2½ km wide.
Boat available for rent. There is a boat installation site. The lake is rocky.
Fish species: Pike, perch, whip, roach and bream. Implantation of pike started in 2009.
Suitable fishing methods: Spinning, angling, dart, trolling. Winter time bullion and angel.
Parking: Single cars can park at Uthövdan, the southern part of the lake and at Häradsbäck, the eastern part.
At Fagranäs in the northern part there is a larger parking space, boat extension and barbecue area.
Baths are available at Ferö at Fagranäs. Bath with jetty is located at Näset, Bohult.
Femlingen-Grytens fvof ligger i Älmhults kommun.
Femlingen är en källsjö till Helgeån. Närmare information finns på hemsidan. Inplantering av gös har skett sedan 2009. För båtuthyrning och båtiläggningsplatser, se hemsidan.