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Rules for fishing

The Atnavassdraget stretches from Atnas outlet in Glomma at Atna and all the way under / in Rondane National Park. Varying along the watercourse, from barren mountain areas with little vegetation to the still-floating river in the Atnsjø ants. Lake Atn is majestically beneath Rondane. Nedre Atna takes over and goes in more rapids and small waterfalls down to Glomma.

General fishing rules
 Fishing licenses must be redeemed before the fishing takes place.
 Living organisms are not allowed to transfer from one watercourse to another.
 Ear-kyte, dead or alive, is forbidden to use as bait.
 Rod fishing is permitted from ice solution and lasts until 15 September, when rescue begins.
 Ice fishing starts on 1 December and lasts until the ice runs, most often this has been around 10 May.
 Fishing with otters is allowed for everyone on Finnsjøen during the entire fishing period.
 Otter fishing for non-living persons is allowed on Lake Atnsjøen in July. This applies only when resolving season passes.
 Otter fishing for non-living persons is allowed on the Sentence throughout the season. This applies only when resolving season passes.
 Fishing from inland is prohibited without the landowner's permission.
 The catch report shall be submitted to Atna Fiskeforening after the end of fishing.
 Violations of fishing rules will be reported.
 Yarn fishing for out-of-town residents is permitted on The Sentence and Finnsjøen. This requires a separate yarn card. Up to 10 yarns can be put, with at least half of the mesh width 26 or less. Fishing time for the Sentence: From the ice runs-30 June and 1.aug-15.sept, as well as from 1 December until the ice passes (net under the ice). Fishing time for Finnsjøen: From the ice runs until 15.sept, as well as from 1 December until the ice passes (net under the ice). It is forbidden to have nets standing in the water between 10:00 – 16:00. Yarn should be standard bottom yarn up to 2 meters depth / 25 meters length, and be clearly marked with the owner's name and address. Unmarked nets are taken up by the fish watch.

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Mountain rules

  1. Plan your trip and report where you're going
  2. Customize your trip to your ability and conditions
  3. Observe weather and avalanche warnings
  4. Be prepared for storms and cold, even on short trips
  5. Bring the necessary equipment to help yourself and others
  6. Make safe road choices. Recognize avalanche-hazardous terrain and unsafe ice
  7. Use a map and compass. Always know where you are
  8. Turn in time, there is no shame in turning
  9. Save on the powers and seek shelter if necessary

Are you going for a bike ride? :)

The area around Atna has many nice trips for bicycles. Friisvegen is great. Round trips can be made From Atna via Vinjevegen, to Trønnes and then the road on the east side of Glomma to ungå RV3, possibly a longer trip via Imsdalen to Imsroa. The long trip can be laid via Ringebu and then Venabygdsfjellet back, down to Enden and Atnadalen back to Atna Camping.

Clothing adapted to the weather
Tent if one wants to make it a trip with accommodation
Food, drink, primus or the like (remember the fire ban).