Laxa in Leirarsveit

Laxa in Leirarsveit is a very nice river less than an hour from Reykjavik.

This medium sized river is located in the West of Iceland.

There are 7 rods on the Laxa.

Distance from Reykjavík is about 60 km.

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The Lodge

The Laxa lodge is spacious, with eight double rooms, and good facilities. The food and service is very good.

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The Fishing & Tackle

The Laxa is fly only. All salmon over 69cm is released .

Average total catch for the last 5 years (2009-2013) is 956 salmon per year.

Recommended tackle is single-handed rods, 7 to 8 wt., 9 to 10 ft.

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