Autumn rods in East Ranga

We have a few rods left late season in East Ranga, August 30th – September 3rd. This is a good value slot in the river and the catch can be good if conditions are right. In the autumn the big cock fish start to get territorial and protective of their pool. Many big fish are caught in the East in …

Huge salmon caught in Net

A few days ago fishermen in the East of Iceland caught a huge salmon in their net which they had laid out for Lumpsucker fish. The salmon measured 120 cm and 15 kg a fat and healthy specimen. Its likely destination would probably have been one of the good salmon rivers in  East Iceland.  The salmon is pictured with  this article. …

East Ranga – prime

We just had a cancellation for two rods on prime time in the East Ranga. The dates we can offer are August 3-9 which are excellent dates on the river. This week gave five salmon per rod per day on average in 2018! Tight Lines Johann David – jds@lax-a.is  

Early spring in Iceland ….

There is a early spring here in Iceland , warm April and May .. first Salmon have been seen on Laxá in Kjos already and that is early. Our first opening is coming up soon , that is on the river Blanda beat 1 , we start in the morning the 5th June .. and we are all very excited …

Roebucks of Scotland …..

Roebuck hunting in Scotland 2020. We do have a quota of 40 bucks for 2020 on two low land Estates on the Royal Dee side , Raemoir Estate and Dunecht Estate. Season is May and April , for 8 weeks , starting on Monday the 4th May , each hunter can bag 5 Bucks during their stay. Included is 1 …

Iceland – Nordura Mountain beat…..

We have one rod available at the beautiful Nordurá river , the three rod mountain beat , self catering lodge , prime dates dates 28 – 31/7 noon to noon , Arni arnibald@lax-a.is

Trout fishing galore!

In addition to our fine salmon fishing Iceland is also one of the top destinations in the world for trout fishing. We have for example the monster trout in lake Þingvellir and arctic char fishing in unspoiled rivers in the highlands. In the spring and autumn you can catch sea trout in many fine rivers across the country. I would …

Stora Laxa in 2019

The Stora Laxa is an absolute gem of a river. Only around one and a half hour from Reykjavik but still in a very remote setting. The river has four beats and they all come with a nice self-catering lodge all of whom have a Jacuzzi, BBQ and of course a kitchen. Beat 1&2 is the lowest beat of the …

Open rods in Blanda 1 2019

Now we are less than a month from the opening of Beat 1 in river Blanda. We still have a few rods left for beat one this summer. Beat one is by far the best beat in the river and all fish that go to Svartá and the upper river have to pass through the narrow Dammur pool. Beat one …

Dee Lower Crathes 2019

Arni Baldursson is fishing the Lower Crathes beat this week with family and friends. On Monday Arni caught a nice salmon on the famous Kelphy Stone and the salmon was fresh from the ocean with sea lice. The week after that has been slow  but we have reports of two fish caught today. We have one rod open May 16-18 …