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Fly Fishing For Halibut

There’s no doubt that the popularity of Halibut fishing has soared over the past decade, and for many sea anglers visiting Norway, these giant flatfish have now overtaken the Cod as their primary target. As the number of anglers visiting the country has increased, so has the vast array of methods used to target them. The days of solely fishing […]
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A Beginners Guide to Cod Fishing in Norway

Norway, with its rugged coastline, deep fjords, and pristine waters, is a dream destination for anglers from around the world. Among the various species you can catch in Norwegian waters, Cod fishing stands out as a thrilling and rewarding experience, and there is a real chance of catching a world record if you visit the right destination at the right […]

How Much Should You Tip Your Fishing Guide?

A topic that is discussed on many fishing trips but is crucial to maintaining the buoyant spirit of our beloved guides – is how much should you tip your fishing guide. When embarking on a fishing journey, the guide is more than just a person helping you find the best spots. They’re your navigator, advisor, and sometimes, your photographer, ensuring […]
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Norway fishing clothing for a sea fishing holiday

Essentials of Sea Fishing Clothing for a Norwegian Adventure Setting off for a sea fishing adventure in Norway is nothing short of thrilling. The land of the midnight sun is well-known for its rich marine life and exceptional fishing locations. But as anyone who’s ventured into the North Atlantic will tell you, the right clothing can be as vital as […]

What Is The Right Sea Fishing Trip For You? – Planning a Fishing Trip

So you have now found yourself in a position to book the fishing holiday that you have been dreaming of and you’re ready to start planning a fishing trip, the next thought should be what type of holiday would suit you? What sort of requirements would you need to have for the kind of holiday you are interested in? Is […]

Why Choose A Hosted Sea Fishing Holiday With Sportquest

For many years now we have been approached by single anglers or even small groups who have always wished to travel to Norway on a big sea fishing adventure targeting the fish they have seen so many times on social media and in the magazines, only to be told that if they travel as a smaller group than 4 then […]

Catch and Release Fishing – Fish Care In Norway

Many more people are now practising catch and release when away on their fishing holidays, although it is always lovely to take a fish or 2 for the pot, however, it is also lovely to see them returned to the water. Catch and release fishing is a great way to keep many fish stocks up where they should be. With […]

Sportquest Holidays – The Story So Far

For those that didn’t know, this week it’s our 20th birthday, and we’re celebrating this milestone with a host of different destination spotlights, videos from the archive and a series of blog posts letting you know more about precisely what we do and our story so far.  In this blog, we spent 15 minutes with our CEO and founder, Peter […]

Our Solo Traveller Trips Explained

Our innovative, famous solo traveller trips have proven incredibly popular through the years, and we specifically designed them to cater for the needs of single anglers and pairs of friends. As many of our lodges worldwide base their bookings on groups of four anglers or more, any groups under this number get hit with a surcharge to make up the […]

Meet The Team – Sportquest Holidays

As part of our 20th birthday celebrations, we thought we’d run a feature on the fantastic team we have here at Sportquest Holidays, from those in our marketing department who produce all the content you see online to those in admin and sales who speak with you all and help organise your holidays, to those in accounts that help keep […]
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