Angling (fresh)

The Voornse Canal in the Dutch province of South Holland runs across the Voorne-Putten peninsula. This location lies approximately 20 kilometers south-west of Rotterdam. Sportvisserij Nederland is the umbrella body of the regional angling federations and has 567,000 affiliated sport anglers, making sport fishing the third most popular sport in the Netherlands. With 48 freshwater fish species, there is a good fish climate in the Netherlands, and now international anglers can also try their luck.