Lake Tyin is well recognized for its first class trout. The quality is supreme, the fish is silvercolored, meat is deep-red and the avg weight is half kilo. In the area surrounding Tyinholmen there are many easy accessible and popular places to fish.
There are also many smaller mountain lakes in the area that can provide exciting fishing experiences. There are fish in most mountain lakes - although sometimes you have to use a little ingenuity and have patience to get the mountain trout to bite.
Koldedøla flows from Koldedalsvatnet and down into Tyin - has developed into a very exciting fishing river in spectacular surroundings. Several catches of trout of over a kilo are reported annually.
Contact the reception at Tyinholmen for more information on fishing possibilities in the area.
Fishing licenses can be paid via mobile or purchased at Filefjellsenteret or Tyinholmen.
The small game hunt starts on 10 September. There is more terrain available for small game hunters with hunting licenses. Eidsbugarden Fjelleiendom and Årdal hunters and fishing association have terrain available within walking distance from Tyinholmen. For Eidsbugarden mountain property (state commons) you can buy hunting licenses on the internet, www.inatur.no
The hunting ground that Årdal hunter and fishing association has at its disposal, is located in the mountains on the west side of Tyin and you can buy a hunting license at Sportshuset in Øvre Årdal or online.