Bärwalder See is Saxony’s biggest lake, with a water surface of 13 square kilometres. The former mining cavity is part of a post-mining landscape. There are various bathing areas and recreational facilities around the lake. Convenient access ways and parking (for a fee) are available. Fishing from boats is permitted, as well as the use of multi-hook lines. Particular rules apply, these are detailed in the fishing atlas for Saxony.
Facts about the lake:
Size: 1,300 hectares, reference number: D06-150
Fish species: eel, pike, whitefish, tench, zander
Tenant/operator: Anglerverband ”Elbflorenz“ Dresden e. V., Rennersdorfer Strasse 1, 01157 Dresden Telephone: +49 351 438 784 90, email: email@example.com
Sale of fishing permits:
The fishing permits of the Saxony fishing association are valid here. Visitor permits are available at all sales outlets of Anglerverband Elbflorenz Dresden e. V. (AVE).