It is a fish of the Salmonidae family. There are 3 main types: brook trout, lake and rainbow. They are found mainly in the North-Eastern region, rivers and lakes of Karelia.
This fish prefers to feed on insects, maggots, which fall on the surface of the water, small fish and frogs.
The fishing season for trout begins in April. Until the end of June the fish will actively bite, the best catch is expected in the afternoon hours. In July and August, fish changes its activity from midday to early morning and late evening. The season of trout fishing ends in September.
There are numerous ways of fishing for trout:
- float fishing,
- troll fishing,
- boat fishing,
- using streamer,
- spin fishing,
- retrieve fishing,