Leirvogsá in 2018

We still have a few rods left in little gin clear river Leirvogsá for next summer. Leirvogsá is only around 20 minutes from Reykjavik but still one of Iceland’s best salmon rivers. There are only two rods to the river and with 10 km to fish there is plenty of space for each rod. The catch per year is usually from …

Lax-A at the Munich Fly Fishing Show

Lax-A will be travelling to Munich this weekend to be at the Furstenfeldbruck Fly Show. We would love to see you in booth TOG 23 for a chat. We have some exciting special offers on fishing in Greenland and Iceland. Here is all info about the show: Furstenfeldbruck English Show hours are from 9-18 on Saturday 14.04 and 9-17 on …

Blanda – Early Summer

There are few good early summer rivers in Iceland but our very own Blanda beat one is one of them. The beat opens on June 5th and in the opening there is always good fishing to be had. And the early going salmon are big too, you will hardly catch one under ten pounds and they can be over 20. …

Prime Rods Available In 2018

We still have some great salmon fishing options open for the summer due to cancellations. If you still have not made plans for the summer or would like to add some fishing you can find great options below. First of all we have a few rods in the West Ranga up for grabs in prime time. We can offer a …

Stora Laxa – beat 4 – 2018

Stora Laxa is absolutely unique. It is a river where you simply go wow looking down at every pool. And down you will look in beat four because the river flows in deep canyons throughout the beat. The river is gin clear and in some pools you can count the salmon from above in the clear water. But you must …

Friggi – Salmon Fly

One of Iceland’s best kept secret weapons in fly fishing is the “Friggi” fly. The fly which was created by Mr. Baldur Hermannsson is named after his late brother Mr. Friðrik Hermannsson but he had the nicknname: “Friggi”. He was the first one to try the fly with almost instant success. The fly has so far mostly been used locally …

The Trout season has started

On April first many of Iceland’s rivers and lakes opened for fishing after the winter. Overall the fishing on the opening day was good. We were quite lucky with the weather as it was relatively mild by Icelandic standards. The day after the opening it started snowing and winter settled in again.  Of course that did not deter anglers from …

Happy Easter!

Dear Friends, The staff at Lax-A will now have a well deserved Easter break and perhaps do a little fishing. The office will be closed until Tuesday 03.04. Happy Easter The Lax-A Staff  

A great man is gone …………….. Kiddi 12th January 1955 – 14th March 2018

Our Kiddi ( Kristinn Gunnarsson ) has left us. Kiddi passed away a few days ago after fighting with aggressive cancer. What a tragedy to loose such a great man at just over 60 years of age. Kiddi worked for Lax-a for more than 30 years, top fisherman, people´s person, great guide and a great man that was always there …

Your own river

We at Lax-A offer many types of rivers, ranging from large rivers with a full service hotel like lodge down to small cozy rivers and beats with only two rods and a self-catering lodge. If you want to be on your own with hardly any other people in sight then the option of renting your own little river is definitely …