Scotland's salmon season best in modern times

Scotland’s phenomenal salmon fishing season is finally coming to a close. With virtually all regions reporting the best catches for many years, the mighty Tweed – the only Scottish river still open – will have recorded a truly exceptional year by the time its season ends on November 30. The number of Tweed salmon caught in October alone, at 5,163, …

Svarta – really a dream river – perfect for single handed rods

This amazing salmon river in the northern highlands is one of our best salmon rivers; ideal for keen salmon anglers who seek challenging fishing and love to fish floating river and riffling hitch. Only 4 rods share exclusively the 28 km of water, surrounded by a magnificent scenery. This is an extremely charming river; gin clear with steady water throughout …

Why choose Iceland as destination?

• Iceland has the healthiest salmon population in the world • Unspoiled nature and various river possibilites. • Icelandic salmon rivers are in the first-class bracket, ranking with the finest in the world. • 24-hour daylight for enjoying Iceland. • Iceland is the ultimate location for fishing the Atlantic Salmon • Whether you are looking for many salmon or the …

Autumn fishing in River Dee

Back home after some wonderful fishing at Deeside, one of the finest rivers in the world for fly fishing for salmon, where it all started some time ago and the greased line was invented and used for the first timers in fly salmon fishing. Autumn is the time for the latest runs of salmon, and the river is in addition …

September Newsletter

Dear fellow angler As the season of 2010 is winding down we thought it would be ideal to sum up some of the highlights of the summer. We openend in early June, as ever, and started with a bang in Blanda. Record catches almost every day and things were looking good for the rest of the season. One after the …

Large salmons and a lots of them

If you are looking for some serious action next summer, you should come to the Blanda river. In June and July you will be hard pressed to find better fishing in Iceland, whether it‘s the numer of salmon caught or the size. A staggering three-quarters af all salmon caught in June are multi-winter salmon, ranging from 10 to 20 pounds …

Big salmon in Iceland this season

This year have been a very good year for trophy salmon in Iceland , the famous big salmon rivers of the the north have reported more salmon over 20 pounds that i ever remember in my life. Every day I hear from a guide or a fisherman or in the news that 100 cm , 104 cm , 107 cm …

Icelandic dream!

by Miguel Aguilar, Spain After months of preparation and expectation it was finally the time to realize one of my dreams as a salmon fly fisherman, visit one of the legendary Icelandic rivers. The West Ranga was the chosen destination, to which we went a group of passionate Spanish fishermen. The days spent there early August have been unforgettable. Although …

Ian Bain ends a brilliant week on a Blanda-rampage

With the East Ranga producing an average of 75 fish per day and the 1,000 mark for the season rapidly approaching, it’s hard for fishermen not to become immersed in the numbers game. This has been one of the best ever starts for this southern river despite the recent loss of what amounts to several days’ fishing due to glacial …

Too many people think fishing is just seasonal

And a short one at that. And for those who wait from November to June for the cold to go away so they can get out on the water once again, please remember that Lax-a fishes the globe. And when it is mid-winter in Maine or Colorado or the Kola Peninsula, it is the middle of summer in many of …