Fishing on holiday

Rest and peace in the wonderful Vorarlberg region

Crystal clear water in untouched nature. That is what fishing and flyfishing in the Arlberg region is all about. A wonderfully peaceful sport that gives added variety to summer holidays in the Vorarlberg region.

Switch off from everyday life: Peace, relaxation, and fabulous summer holidays in the nature idyll that is Vorarlberg.

But begin your fishing trip with a pleasant walk: you get to the fishing lake in about 45 min from Lech. The path takes you along the Lech river, perfect to get you in the mood for a restful day at the waterside.

Fishing and holidays in the Arlberg region: an unforgettable experience

Fishing on holiday: at the fishing lake in Lech you can not only catch your fish, but also prepare them to eat straight away. The Fischerstüble right next to the lake specialises in marinated trout and smoked trout. Your fish are smoked over a special mixture of wood and served hot. Of course, you’re welcome to enjoy your catch in the exclusive atmosphere of the Hotel Goldener Berg: simply let the chefs of the award-winning restaurant know, and we will happily serve you your fresh fish.

The fishing lake in Lech – Fishing on holiday

  • There are no fees to pay at the Lech fishing lake
  • The amount you pay depends on the weight of the fish you catch
  • Fresh trout and Saibling, roasted or smoked: the anglers’ catch can be prepared at the cosy Fischerstüble with its large sun terrace next the lake
  • Complete fishing equipment for hire
  • Plenty of parking

The Formarinsee and Spullersee lakes: beauty is so close

Perhaps you'd like to swap the certainty of a catch in the fishing lake with a bit more luck and adventure. The nearby Formarinsee and Spullersee mountain lakes are easily reachable from the Goldener Berg on foot, by mountain bike, or hikers' bus. Please ask our staff at the Hotel Goldener Berg reception. They will happily tell you about the fishing conditions at the various places.

Fishing on holiday – Lech am Arlberg

Fishing permits for the Formarinsee and the Spullersee lakes are obtainable from the tourist office Lech Zürs, or in the Formarin Alpe, the toll office in Zug, or at the Lech fishing lake. We will happily help you with any formalities.


Fancy going by bike to fish? No problem