Pedro de la Concha: "East Rangá is a perfect river"

Pedro de la Concha is one of our reurning customers to East Ranga. Is a pleasure for us to have him back with us year after year. Living in Asturias, North Spain, the southern most region where the atlantic salmon might be found, his skills in salmon fly fishing are second to none. He is also a renowned fly tier, …

Easter greetings!

  Our offices will be closed during the holidays (13th – 17th of April). We will be back in our seats on Tuesday the 18th with a smile on our faces. Lax-a staff

Blanda and Norðurá – great runs of multiyear salmon

In Iceland there are only two years left that open early June, Blanda and Norðurá. The opening in those rivers is based on the catch of early going two year salmon. How those rivers open does thus give a strong indication on the population of the multiyear salmon. And this year they are returning in numbers not seen for decades. …

Hvannadalsa – gin clear and perfect for the hitch

Hvannadalsa is a 3 rod river, beutifully located in a very unique and remote place, great for those who prefer relaxed and private fishing.  valgerdur@lax-a.is It is delightful to fish Hvannadalsa with the fly; the river is gin clear so you can spot the salmon in most of the places and you will for sure find some great fighters as the salmon in Hvannadalsa is known to be …

Beautiful Langadalsa

Langadalsá is a wonderful, 4 rod, fly only river located in the amazing Westfjords. Langadalsá is an ideal choice for a small group of friends wishing to have sole use of a river and the self-catering lodge for a week. It is a perfect haven of peace and quiet which makes it one of our most sought after rivers. The average …

Stora Laxa beat 4 news and photos – high water

Friends of mine started fishing the Stora Laxa beat 4, the river is massive as there is much more water there then usual. The first days were slow because of the cold and high water which made it hard to find the fish. We hope the high water will though in fact bring lots of fish in so when the …

Salmon fishing in Iceland , Big Laxá Nes beat.

One of the best openings in years, 4 fish on the bank, a few lost… and lots of action with fish rising to the fly. Most action was on the home beats and above, much to our surprice since the lower beats were on fire last season…. Green Collie Bitch and Night Hawk was once again succesful.  Nice size of fish, …

Langadalsa one of our most popular rivers

Langadalsa is one of our most popular rivers, located in the beautiful West Fjords. The surroundings are beautiful and peaceful which makes this the perfect place for relaxing in good company, catching fish. The average size of fish is around 9 lbs but each season we see fish up to 20 lbs. The lodge is very spacious, consisting of four …

Daytrips for salmon or trout

Many travelers coming to Iceland have heard of the amazing angling possibilities that can be found all over the island. Many want to test their skills against the North-Atlantic salmon or perhaps against our unique Ice-Age trout – but don’t necessarily know whom to turn to or where to go. For many years, we have offered quality daytrips for salmon …

Sydri Bru – fantastic family choice

This one rod beat in Sogið, only 45 minute drive from Reykjavik, is perfect for those who don’t want to travel far from the capital for a couple of days of salmon fishing. The beat has the most salmon caught on the river per rod with around 100 to 150 salmon caught each year. It has a fantastic house that …