Leirvogsá – sea trout fishing

River Leirvogsá is one of the best salmon rivers in Iceland but it has an excellent stock of sea trout as well. The sea trout can be up to 10 pounds but the average size is around 3 pounds. In the spring of 2018 we experimented with the fishing of the sea trout and it was a great success. Every …

Stora Laxa beat three – Opening 2019!

Because of personal circumstances the angler that had the opening in beat three in Stora Laxa was forced to release it. This is the first time in years the opening is up for grabs. The opening of the river is from June 30th three or more days. In the last years the opening has always given some salmon, up to …

Blanda – Beat One In June

In Iceland most rivers open around June 20-July 1st. There are a few exceptions to that rule and one of them is beat one in river Blanda. Beat one is the lowest beat in the river just a few hundred meters from the river mouth. Blanda beat one opens on June 5th each year and the opening of the river …

July Combo on Stora Laxá beat 1 and 2 and beat 4 …..

Early July is fantastic time on the Stora Laxá river , plenty of water and most of the Springers have already arrived. We have very good week available here , beat 1 and 2 , 4 rods exclusive beat and lodge from noon the 4th July until noon the 7th July , and then beat 4 exclusive beat of 4 …

Guatemala Sailfish and Marlin ….

Guatemala, bill fishing adventure , this i want to do again !! Last time we did this we had amazing time , in three days we played 120 Sailfish , lost 62 and landed 58 , many on flies , huge Marlin as well landed and many Dorados / Mahi Mahi, this all to 1 boat! It is one of the …

River Kola Salmon fishing in 2019

If you are after that trophy salmon, you know that elusive fish in the upper twenty or even close to forty pound bracket river Kola is a good bet. Many fish over 30 pounds and even a few over 40 pounds have been caught in the river throughout the years. The best time to go for the large MWS is …

East Ranga – Catch the runs in 2019!

We have a slot open in East Ranga July 15-21st which is prime running time for the salmon. Usually around that date they start running in big numbers providing a feast for the anglers that meet them fresh from the sea. This year i had the good fortune of fishing those dates and boy was it fun, fresh sea lice …

Lower Yokanga …..

Lower Yokanga .. now 1 rod available 15 – 22nd June and 2 rods 22nd to 29th June , Arni arnibald@lax-a.is

Trout fishing options – 2019

Iceland is blessed with ample trout fishing opportunities as well as the salmon fishing. The trout fishing tends to be more budget friendly but an excellent experience non the less. The trout in Iceland can even better the salmon in terms of size, some of the largest fish overall caught in Iceland have been the massive ice age trout in …