Do you love fishing while sitting in the lap of nature? If yes, then fishing in Kosi River is what you will love. Flowing through the northern slopes of Himalayas, this river originates from Dharpani Dhar in Almora district. This perennial river flows through towns of Ramnagar and verdant valleys, and joins Ramganga River in Tarai regions. Apart from fishing, angling and water rafting are best adventure sports to do here.
Fishing in Kosi River is allowed with special permission from forest officials only. This river houses fine selection of fishes including Mahseer fish, Goonch, and more. Known as tiger of Indians rivers, Mahseer fish is most famous and is found only in this river. If one is not interested in fishing or angling, then sit here and dip feet in pristine water of this river and enjoy the breathtaking scenery.
The best time to go for Fishing in Kosi River is from February to May and October to November, because in these months river is replete with various types of fishes. Additionally, there are guide tours as well who will assist to take all the required steps for fishing here, from fishing permit license to travel. The best places to visit near this river are Dhikala, Corbett Museum, Corbett Falls, Bijrani, Dhangadi Gate, Jhirna, Kalagarh Tiger Reserve, Jhirna Gate, Durga Devi Zone, and more.