Lake Chalain is a paradise for fishermen with clear waters and beautiful surroundings. Renowed for whitefish it is rich with perch and pike. You can either fish in Lake Chalain or in the river Ain.

The choice is yours!

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For more information on the rules and regulations, please visit the tourist office website, or the Fédération du Jura pour la pêche website (the Jura Federation for fishing) (French only).


Fishing Permits

Fishing permits can be purchased from shops in Doucier, as well as at La Pergola and Domaine de Chalain campsites.



What better way to discover fishing in the Jura than to be accompanied by a qualified guide, ready to pass on his knowledge and let you know the joys of the sport ! The Jura has many guides that offer fishing trips for all levels.


CAUTION : To protect the environment and the peace of Lake Chalain only the use of electric motors are allowed.