Top Ten list – Final Numbers!

We bring you the final numbers from the summer with the East Ranga on top of the pile with just over 3000 salmon caught. This has frankly been the poorest fishing summer in Iceland for decades but we are very optimistic for the next one. The trend has been that after an awful summer there comes a really good one. …

Lower Yokanga filling up…

Lower Yokanga … filling up now , we have a few rods left 4th July to 11th July , was a excellent week last year both for numbers and big fish , picture is of James York a excellant angler from USA with his 35 pounder landed 5th of July 2018 , James had a great week and landed more …

Arni visiting Spain….

Good morning Spain , I will be travelling in Spain around from 1st November until 10th November next arriving in Madrid and departing from La Coruna , if you are keen on fishing any of the best Salmon rivers in Iceland or Russia best big salmon river the Yokanga please contact me at arnibald@lax-a.is or call me at my Mobile …

Roxtons at East Ranga …..

East Ranga. Lots of great positive changes at East Rangá for 2020 on wards and in to the future. Our partners for three decades Roxtons and friends have now taken over from Lax-a the East Ranga lodge and fishing operation from 2020 and in to the future. We are very pleased with this arrangements and want to congratulate both Roxtons …

Geese shooting in Iceland …

Geese shooting season in Iceland … season is almost half finished now , plenty of geese but the mild warm weather with sun and no wind have been giving us some difficulties , still we have reasonable good shooting every day. Now weather changing in favor to us , cold front coming in , snowing up north and in the …

Ptarmigan in Iceland …

Ptarmigan….. the season for this beautiful fast flying bird is just around the courner , season starts with in few days , and yes indeed it looks like there is good number of birds around . Arni arnibald@lax-a.is

Cuba April 2020 , the home of the Tarpon….

Jardines De La Reina Cuba , the best of the best , week is 4th April to 11th April and on the nicest yacht the Perola , very exclusive trip prime time for only 6 anglers , healthy fresh food , great wines and jumping Tarpons , this could not be better before starting the Salmon -fishing season , Arni …

Tungufljot trout beat

The gin clear Tungufljot is only just over an hour from Reykjavik. The river which is medium in size is divided in to a salmon beat below the waterfall Faxi and a trout beat above. The trout beat spans a huge area and covers not only the main river Tungufljot but also the smaller tributaries which flow in to the …

River Nordura in 2020

River Nordura is called “fegurst áa (the most beautiful of rivers)” and rightly so. The all natural gin clear river has  been  a fly fisherman favorite  ever since the eighteen hundreds. Not only is Norðurá beautiful but the fishing in the river is also plentiful. Norðurá has always been one of Iceland’s best rivers with an average catch of 1570 …