Top Ten List – Week 33

We are now entering the time of year where the Ranga rivers take over the top spots. The East Ranga is now officially with the best catch in Iceland,  649 salmons caught there in the last week or 5 salmon per rod per day. That is simply great fishing! River 16.ágú 26.jún 1.ágú 25.júl 18.júl 11.júl 4.júl 1 Eystri Rangá …

News from the West

We just heard news from our rivers in the west fjords – Langadals and Hvannadalsá. The former is close to 200 salmon and the latter is closing in on 100. Anglers in the rivers have been happy and reported good runs of fish and lively pools all over. In Langadalsa there has also been good catch of large arctic char …

Top Ten List Week 32

Another week and several thousand salmon caught with smiles all around. East Ranga jumps all the way up to the second place with a staggering catch of 635 salmon, that is five per rod per day! River 25.júl 1.ágú 25.júl 18.júl 11.júl 4.júl 1 Þverá + Kjarará 2011 1975 1817 1525 1186 843 2 Eystri Rangá 2002 1367 1070 555 …

OLD EAST RANGA FRIENDS DELIVER THE GOODS YET AGAIN

Veteran Scottish angler Ian Bain (left) and getting-on-a-bit guide Skuli Kristinsson met up last week for their 21st season together on the East Ranga to share in this summer’s marvellous run of fish. “Skuli was the first person I met when I arrived on the river all those years ago. He’s always been a great guide and a very good …

Adventure in Tungufljot.

Óskar Örn and Sindri Már, two icelandic anglers,  headed out to Tungufljot yesterday to fish for Salmon. And wow did they have an adventure! They caught eight Salmon and missed one. Most of the Salmon was fresh from the ocean and with lice. They caught them all in Faxi waterfall. What a beautiful scenario. Another angler who was there at …

26 salmon caught in Svartá!

During the days from the 23rd of July until today anglers caught 26 Salmons on 4 rods in Svartá. This is great news for this river and all the salmons where silver and some with lice so it is running. Today is full moon and hopefully we get even bigger runs this weekend. We have available rods in this river. …

Top ten list – week 30!

Another great week for Salmon fishing in Iceland. East Ranga with stunning 515 salmon caught in one week. River 25. 7. ’18. 18. 7. ’18. 11. 7. ’18. 4. 7. ’18. 27. 6. ’18. 20. 6. ’18. 13. 6. ’18. 1 Þverá + Kjarará 1817 1525 1186 843 452 238 124 2 Norðurá 1231 1125 834 557 350 175 95 …

Langadals river is doing good!

Two anglers who where fishing the salmon river in Langadal in Westfjords for two days last weekend caught 15 salmons and saw many more. All the salmons were silver bright and fresh in the river. They saw many more everywhere in the river. One angler who had never caught salmon before and never had hold a fly rod, he got …