Brennan junction pool

Brennan Junction Pool

Prime time Availability 2018:

  • June 15th - 18th
  • July 19th - 21th
  • July 23rd - 25th

Brennan is the junction pool of Thvera and Hvita rivers. It is a 3 rod beat with a very nice self catering cottage. Hvita river is a glacial river where thousands of salmon venture through to enter some of the finest salmon rivers in Iceland. The salmon seem to amass in only a very few places in te Hvita river and those places are mostly at the junctions of the major salmon rivers. The main spot being the Brennan junction pool with 300´500 salmon caught each summer plus a lot of sea trout. The fishing are is approx. 1,5 km long. In September, Brennan offers a really good sea trout fishing with good chances og catching salmon.

Brennan junction pool is fly-only in June and July. Spin fishing is allowed in August and September. Most of the salmon is released, but anglers can take 3 salmon under 70 cm per rod per day. The rest is catch-release.


Brennan junction pool i located in South West Iceland, approx. 1 hour and 15 min from Reykjavik.


There are two cottages that go with the fishing. One of the cottages has two twin bedrooms, a sleeping loft, kitchen/living room and a hot tub on the veranda. The other cottage is within 2 min walking and has a twin bedroom a and a double room, so all in all there are beds for 6 guests as well as extra mattresses, the accommodation is being renovated for 2018.

Prime time

Mid June - Mid August

Recommended Tackles

Single handed rod and a floating line, or a small double handed rod.

Recommended Flies

Black and red frances, Snælda and Sunray Shadow.

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Best regards, Johanna G