Fishing enthusiasts, come and tease the fish at Lake Paladru! In this 5th glacial lake in France, you can fish from the shore or from a boat. Classified in the 2nd category, it is also reciprocal. Please note this is a private lake.

Fishing licenses are sold at the Pays Voironnais Tourist Office, Charavines reception office but also on the website or at Cap Animal Apprieu.

You can buy your small fishing equipment, hooks, rods, at Tabac presse du Pin, at Bricorama Voiron and Cap Animal Apprieu.

It is possible to obtain bait in season at the Tabac Press du Pin.

Don't forget that to fish on Lake Paladru with your boat (boat, float tube, etc.) you must pay a navigation fee.

Tips and Suggestions: 
If you already have your annual permit, you can benefit from a 10% reduction on fishing tackle at Bricorama Voiron.


Attention: No trout fishing in the lake until 2027
Arctic char: from the 2nd Saturday in February to the last Sunday in October
Lavaret: from the 2nd Saturday in February to the last Sunday in October
Pike: From the last Saturday in April to December 31
Open all year round for other fish.


Adult Interfederal Card: €110
Adult Isère card: €85
Weekly card: 35 €
Day pass: € 15

Woman discovery card: 40 €
Teenager: 25 €
Discovery card -12 years old: € 7.

If you fish from the lakeshore, a fishing license will suffice.

If you want to fish from a boat, you will need to add the “Lac de Paladru Boat” option for each person fishing on the water.
Three prices are available and are added to the price of the fishing license:
- Yearly: €37
- Per week: 20€
- For the day: €6

If you wish to use your Float Tub, Boat, Paddle,... on Lake Paladru, do not forget to pay a Navigation Fee for each boat (additional cost to the fishing license and the option "Boat on the Lake")

Payment method

  • Bank / credit card
  • Cheque
  • Cash



  • Parking nearby
  • Free parking
  • Parking

Activities on site

  • Fishing
  • Fishing site - 2nd category
  • Reciprocal body of water or river
  • Private management

Home of animals

  • Animals accepted: not communicated