Angling in Tamil Nadu


Angling in Tamil Nadu means an adventure at its best because an availability of trout and Mahseer fish makes the hilly region of Nilgiri one of the most designated angling destination where anglers comes from across the world to try their hand. Angling in general was transformed by colonial rulers during the time of their heyday and today with modern equipment it has become one of the most fascinating adventure sports. Within the natural helms of Nilgiri hills anglers would get ample of angling spots like Mukkurthi Lake and the river, Emerald River, Peermund, Chamber etc.

Mukkurthi Lake and the river

The fresh water of Mukkurthi Lake and the river that flows around the beautiful hills of Nilgiri provides excellent opportunity to anglers to perform their adventure task. An availability of trout fish which is considered as favorite of anglers can be

found in plenty beside that an ecological environment where they can sit and relax has made this spot one of the most sought after angling destinations around entire Tamil Nadu.

Best time to visit:

consider coming here during the months of summer especially during the month of March till June when you would have an awesome chance to angle some trout in your rods.

Things to carry:

for obvious reason anglers would require carrying fishing rod, lines, hook, bait, spoons, layer clothes, water proof camera etc.

Precaution:

although angling is considered as one of the safest adventure sports but then you must understand that purity of water is infected so it is advised to clean their fishing rod with hot water after angling some trout.

Gurmund River and reservoir

Another trailing angling destination around Nilgiri hill is Gurmund River and reservoir where you can expect to trap a season of trout in your bag. Excellent water that flows around the blocks of reservoir and Nilgiri entices trout’s and anglers from all across the world and during the time of season you would have all hand in your fishing rod to trap the trout fish.

Best time to visit:

for angling trout we would recommend a month of March till June to be most suitable for angling.

Things to carry:

the foremost thing one require carrying is fishing rod along with hook, lines, spoons and bait beside that anglers would require carrying metal lures, soft lures, plenty of water. Goggles, hat etc.

Precaution:

after angling it becomes very necessary for anglers to wash their equipment thoroughly with hot water to prevent any infection and while doing the same they must clear all the sediments.

Avalanchi and Emarald River

Avalanchi and Emarald River is another mind blogging angling spot where you are sure to spot the massacre of trout. Traveler must understand that the entire above mentioned angling destination is renowned for its availability of trout and in such run Avalanchi and Emarald River is not an exception. Perennial and fresh springs that flows around calls for a seasonal campaign beside that a biological environment that surrounds the site would allow you to understand the brilliance of nature along with angling.

Best time to visit:

anglers are advised to come here during the season of March till June.

Things to carry:

some of the basic things that anglers should remember to carry are medicine, fishing rods, comfortable shoes, soft lures, metal lures, sunscreen, mitten, layer clothes etc.

Precaution:

anglers should know their limits and should follow regulation while angling and from hygienic point of view they must clean their equipments with hot water by adding disinfectant cleaner.