Lake Västra Skärjen is a "put & take" lake of about 70 ha located between Nykroppa and Gammelkroppa in East Värmland, about 1 mile southeast of Filipstad.
At Västra Skären there are wind shelters, handicapped docks, toilets and several barbecue areas with rack table.
There are also 3st row boats for hire cost 100kr today and this is administered by Prästbäcksrasta in Nykroppa: tel 0590-41388.
Nykroppa-Storfors fisheries conservation association leases about 50 lakes and serves from Bergvik Skog AB in southeastern Värmland in Storfors and Filipstad municipality.
Västra Skärjen is one of the lakes that we lease and where we also conduct put & take rainbow fishing. Approximately 2000 kg of high quality rainbow is released annually, weight between 0.8 kg - 5.5 kg. The association does not conduct profitable activities in Västra Skärjen, but the goal is to release fish for all income that the fishing licenses provide.
We are about 500 members of the association.Customer number: 492, Area: 452.