tiistai 6. lokakuuta 2015

perjantai 4. syyskuuta 2015

Summer Cottage Getaway and Fishing in Finland

Bloggers Jessica and Hai tell us why renting a cottage and attending a fishing trip in the Finnish Lakeland is worth a try, and why you will "get hooked". Please click here to go to their blog article


More about renting a cottage and fishing in Finland, and these all year round, at Rock and Lake web site

sunnuntai 14. kesäkuuta 2015

Midnight sun fishing in Finland

Come and experience something unique; a fishing trip that starts 8pm and sun is still shining! During the 6 hours of this trip you'll experience the magic of the Finnish Midnight sun and amazing fishing of pikeperch.
For more information, please see the fishing pages of Rock and Lake web shop  Also accommodation and cottages for rent from the same online webshop

keskiviikko 4. helmikuuta 2015

Midnight sun fishing in Finland, at lake Kyyvesi

Come and experience the magic of the Finnish summer and 
midnight sun by fishing zander at night time!

The best time to catch a zander is in the late evening and night. Of course you can also catch zander in the day time, but from the experience we can say that the easiest time to catch zander is when the day turns into night. Read more from our web

Midnight sun fishing period is between 25.6. - 30.7.2015. 
Book and pay at our online webshop Rock and Lake

tiistai 20. tammikuuta 2015

New guided fishing trips for season 2015

We are planning interresting guided fishing trips for the season of year 2015! More info from our web Rock and Lake fishing and about the new trips in February, 2015, at same web.

The season starts in end of April and continues to October, at least. Here is our fishing guides, from left; Saku, Janne and Heikki. All also very successful trolling competitions. They have a lot to give to any eager fisherman! Lake Kyyvesi, marked as red on the map, is so rich in zander and pike that we can promise with 100% that you'll get catch.

Rock and Lake -fishing guides. From left: Saku, Janne and Heikki
Lake Kyyvesi: very rich in zander and pike.
Fishing in Finland is not very expensive. More of all this, please read: Rock and Lake

perjantai 16. tammikuuta 2015

Driving in winter time in Finnish Lakeland

It is beautiful, enjoyable and safe to drive around in the Finnish countryside, also in winter time. This is a typical example of our winter wonderland.

sunnuntai 11. tammikuuta 2015

Cottage and paddling in Finnish Lakeland - Ferienhaus in Finnland und Paddeln

We proudly present a new Rock and Lake cottage in maybe the most beautiful and diverse part of the Finnish Lakeland: cottage Lomapuula The lake is called Puula, or Puulavesi 

Cottage Lomapuula is built for experience the Finnish Lakeland all year round. In Finland you can paddle from early May till the first snow comes in October. Rent price from 514 euros a week, please read more from our web site: Rock and Lake

DE: Ferienhaus Lomapuula ist für Erfahrung Finnisch Lakeland das ganze Jahr hindurch. Paddeln sie können von Mai zum ersten Schnee (Oktober). Lesen Sie mehr auf der Website: Rock and Lake Online-web
Cottage Lomapuula, some kayaks waiting and lake in early May. This time days are long and full of bird singing and yodelling. For fishermen this time is great pike fishing time.
Cottage Lomapuula in October, seen from a kayak
There are a lot of pikes in lake Puula. Fishing licenses in Finland cost typically 15 to 30 euros a week.
In many ways, cottage Lomapuula is situated on a marvellous place for you who enjoy fishing, boating and paddling. Directly from the private beach and pier you get to beautiful Lakeland views and good fishing places. For fishing you just need licenses (costing max. 30 euros a week), please ask about these in beforehand at sales(a)rockandlake.com or nearest R-kioski. 

Near cottage Lomapuula the nature is rough, but rich and beautiful. By lake Puula you can see stones called as Rauk (in Finnish: raukki) They are rare in Finland. A Rauk looks a bit like an hourglass. There are also ancient rock paintings on some islands near Lomapuula. - Since big parts of lake Puula is nature reserve, you may see some rare birds, such as loon, White-backed Woodpecker, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, black-backed gull, mew, oriole and Osprey. Recommendable way to experience this unique Lakeland nature is by kayaks. The owner of the cottage is a paddling instructor and has kayaks for rent.

The private beach, yard and surrounding forrest also offer great setting for a successful cottage holiday. The water of lake Puula is clear and clean. Big parts of the beach of cottage Lomapuula is gently sloping and these parts are great for children to swim and play in the water. In the end of both piers you can jump into the water. Also fishing and starting a boating trip is easy from the ends of these private piers.

It is easy and relaxing to walk in the woods surrounding cottage Lomapuula. There are also many paths to walk on, and also to bike on. In late summer, which means from approximately third week of July, and in the autumn there are a lot of berries (especially blueberries and lingonberries) and mushrooms in these woods. You can start picking from the corner of your cottage. So this is real and clean local superfood!

The cottage is totally renovated in 2014. Cottage Lomapuula is a compact entirety suitable for a couple, family or a small group of friends. There is a lot of space and open solutions. No separate bedrooms, but two bed-recesses. One with a double-bed and the other with a bunk bed. On the loft, or on the livingroom sofa, two more persons can sleep.

The wood-heated sauna is atmospheric, and a typical Finnish sauna. The toilet is an easy-to-use and odorless, and is situated next to the livingroom. The bathroom with shower is situated next to the sauna.
In the kitchen there is a good set of kitchen tools and tableware for six persons. The tap water is drinkable. In the refrigerator there is also a small icebox.