The river and lakes of Silkeborg offer a wide variety of fishing waters in terms of river bed, lake bottom conditions, vegetation and depth, which provides excellent conditions for many species of fish. Combined with our striking natural surroundings, it makes the Silkeborg region an ideal place to spend many an hour with a fishing rod.
Silkeborg is rich on opportunities for water-based adventures - an ideal way to explore the over 500 kilometers of river shoreland encircling the Lake District.
Encounter our spectacular waters by boat
Read here about our top ten lakes in Silkeborg and see where you can swim in some of the cleanest lakes in all of Denmark.