As Iceland’s fly fishing guides don’t get to fish much themselves during the summer season, some of them make use of the very first days of the season. But only the toughest dare to fish opening day in Iceland; a big mistake, according to Iceland fishing guide Matti Hakonarson. In “Frozen Guides” we join him and a client as they fish the first week of April for hungry trout and char.
Another season has passed and the fishing in Iceland was just around average this year. Some rivers were very good but others did not fare as well. Two of our rivers were present on the top ten lists of the best salmon rivers in Iceland this season – River West and East Ranga. At the […]
Life has a way of putting us where we need to be. For Vala, that’s in both Greenland – where she works at her family’s fishing lodge – and Reykjavík, where she teaches her daughter how to do it all on her own, too.
A collection of footage from my fishing and guiding in the Jökla river system in 2016 and 2017. The Jökla is a big, powerful river and the tributaries are the opposite. Located in the NE of Iceland it is a wild place full of adventures! Jökla river and tributaries, Iceland from Snævarr Örn Georgsson on […]
Another season has passed and the fishing in Iceland was just over average this year. Some rivers were very good but others did not fare as well. Two of our rivers were present on the top ten lists of the best salmon rivers in Iceland this season – River Blanda and East Ranga. Bookings for […]
Go Fishing Worldwide is now offering a special rate for fishing one of Iceland’s top Salmon rivers. Due to a late cancellation, the fishing is being offered with a significant discount. Located on the West coast of Iceland, a two hour drive from Keflavik airport is one of Iceland’s finest Salmon secrets, the Straumfjardara river. […]
The Arctic Ocean has long been the least accessible of the world’s major oceans. But as climate change warms the Arctic twice as fast as anywhere else, the thick sea ice that once made it so forbidding is now beating a hasty retreat. Since 1979, when scientists began using satellites to track changes in […]
Please find below some great options for salmon fishing in Iceland next upcoming summer, not that long waiting anymore before we know the Spring will be here and we will be running the river banks in the search of the springers. Full service rivers: East Ranga 7 – 13th August , 4 rods available. East […]
Salmon fishing season in Iceland finally closed and we are coming slowly in to dark Icelandic winter. We at the Lax-a office are already in full process to fill up our salmon rivers in Iceland for next season 2017 with keen anglers from all over the world. We would like to hear as soon as […]
Salmon fishing in 2017 – Secure your spot The good year of 2016 was a strange one indeed. It started with an absolute bang with a big B. Many rivers were full of MWS (salmon that have spend several winters at sea) and we had record openings in our rivers, Blanda, Stóra Laxá, Svartá, Langadalsá, […]