Lake

The lake is rich with fish and this attracts fishermen from all over the world. Amongst the fish thriving in the lake the most known is the native Soča trout – Salmo trutta marmoratus – which can grow quite big in size. The lake also hosts grayling – Thymallus thymallus, brook trout – Salmo trutta fario, hybrids between Soča and brooke trout, Californian trout – Oncorhynchus mykiss, chubs – Leuciscus cephalus cabeda, italian barbels – Barbus plebeius and crabs indigenous to Primorje region. The indispensable sight of the lake’s image represent a couple of swans and the family of ducks.

Native Soča trout. The biggest up-to-date caught trout was caught in the lake Most na Soči (121cm in length, weighing 25kg); photo Ribiška družina Tolmin