As Iceland´s top producing trout river there are many many brown trout waiting to be caught in the Laxá River. Here you can experience some of the best trout fishing in the world. Laxá River offer an incredibly diverse fishing experience even offering technical fishing with dries flies.
Locals tend to use upstream nymphing and streamer fishing. Despite this, the Black Ghost, various Nobblers and typical common upstream nymphs such as Hare's Ear and Pheasant's Tail have also provided some exciting fishing.
Every year numerous 4-7 pound trout are caught, with the occasional 8-10 pound fish being caught.