The Salmon have arrived in Iceland!

The spring has been on the colder side in Iceland this year and the water temps colder than usual.  This has resulted in salmon running a bit later than normally but now they are finally home. We have had reports of numerous rivers where the first salmon have been see, Laxa Kjos, Laxa Leirarsveit, Elliðaár – to name a few. …

September fishing

We have a great variety of fishing open in September both full service and self-catering. We have for example slots in Stora Laxa in beats with both two and four rods and in Tungufljot which is sold as single rods on daily basis. We have rods in both the Ranga Rivers which are full service. The autumn is a good …

Good news regarding travel to Iceland

Yesterday the Icelandic government decided that the country would be open for travelers from June 15th with restrictions.  Iceland will allow travelers to arrive offering three precautionary options which they can choose from. The first one is to stay in quarantine for two weeks, the second one is to provide a virus free health certificate and the third option is …

Coronavirus status in Iceland

We in Iceland have sadly not been left out of this awful pandemic which has affected our world greatly in the past months. But we can proudly say we are almost over the hill now here in Iceland with hardly any new infections for the last few days. The total number of infections here in Iceland are to date 1801 …

Excellent trout fishing in river Sog

The Asgard beat in river Sog not only has salmon in the summer time but also a healthy stock of arctic char. The char live year long in the river and thrive in the cold water. This sporing the fishing for the char has been nothing short of excellent with now close to 200 caught. Along with the char we …

Ranga Rivers Late season

We are finally getting some good weather here in Iceland after an awful winter with heavy snow and storms. Even though we had to suffer through it still it will have good effect on our rivers for the summer as now they have plenty of snow in the mountains for reserve. We also have good news on the awful pandemic …

Happy Easter!

Dear friends,   We at lax-A wish you and your family a happy Easter holiday. We are going through strange times in this world but here in Iceland things seem to be improving with less infections each day now. According to the scientists predictions we should be out of this in May here in Iceland. We pray that is the …

The wildest place of Iceland ….

The wildest place in Iceland for Salmon fishing , the whole of the mountain beat for your self and your friends .. Stora Laxá beat 4, endless numbers of pools for only 4 rods in stunning nature. Self catering lodge with all comfort including a Jacuzzi , we provide all bed linen and towels , reasonable pricing at Eur: 590.- …

Greenland Arctic Char Fishing in 2020

Greenland is an amazing destination. It is like the last frontier, a place where you can truly be one with nature. Greenland is also blessed with rivers absolutely packed with arctic char. I am telling you, it is possible to catch up to 100 per day sometimes. The char are very aggressive and pound for pound they fight extremely hard. …

Excitements on the Blanda river Iceland …..

The magic moment … Classic picture of Little Vala full of emotion and excitements when huge June springer of Blanda beat 1 decides to leave here and take off down the rapids just to give here a hard time. Beat 1 in June is the best spring fishing beat of Iceland together with river Nordura , Thvera and Kjarra. Cold …