Västra Götaland County is located in the southwestern part of the country, the largest city in the county is Gothenburg. The county encompasses the entire province of Bohuslän, the main parts of Dalsland and Västergötland, and smaller parts of Halland and Värmland. They also border to Örebro, Jönköping, Östergötland and Halland. Since Västra Götaland County includes so many landscapes, nature is very varied, with everything from forest landscapes, mountain scenery, plain landscapes to coastal landscapes. The fish offers great variety. Here you have great opportunities for sea fishing and freshwater fishing in many different streams and lakes. The largest lake is Vänern. In addition to a large number of lakes, there are also a lot of flowing streams. There are salmon in a dozen of the county's water system and more than 200 watercourses with the presence of sea trout.
"The first day of fishing for the year will only be a bit meteor from the boat for a while, which is still moored at land. No pacifier but it did nothing. It was only good to get out to the lake." Viaredssjön