The Guiers river is the limit between two departments Savoy and Isère. Its flow changes from rapids to quiet zones. You will enjoy the "no kill" course located near the Chailles gorges in a charming setting.

Sport Fishing site of downstream Guiers river Saint-Genix-les-Villages


Departing from Saint-Genix-les-Villages (73240)
Not allowed to be visited

The Guiers river is a river of first category. The 1.5-km-"no kill"-course will please fly-fishers who will see fario trouts and graylings.

List of sale outlets for the fishing licence and AAPPMA available in the office of tourism.
Fishing training are organized for kids.


Adult: 57.80 to 94 €
Teenager (12-18 years): 18.30 to 21 €
Day Card: 10.10 to 14 €
Weekly Card: 20 to 33 €
Woman discovery card: from 35 €
Discovery card -12 years: 5.50 to 6 €.


Be careful under power lines and in stormy weather.

Period of practice

From 12/03 to 09/10/2022.

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Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers 73240 Saint-Genix-les-Villages
Departing from : Saint-Genix-les-Villages (73240)
Latitude : 45.598275 - Longitude : 5.630536

"No-kill" course: from the national road RN6 from Pont-de-Beauvoisin Savoy, once in Saint-Béron, turn on the road D203 on the way to Saint-Geoire-en-Valdaine. 1 km later, take the no exit road on the left leading to the Guiers river.

Information update on 13/01/2022 by Office de Tourisme Pays du Lac d'Aiguebelette