Laxá in Dolum is made for a single handed rod, riffling hitch and small flies. Laxá in Dolum is one of the most productive rivers in Iceland, fished with only 4-6 rods with the average catch about 1220 salmon pr. season.
The river is a classic Icelandic salmon river, with a good 6 bedroom, full service lodge. The option of having the extra rooms has made Laxá in Dolum popular for large families and friends, providing them with the opportunity to keep the river to themselves.
Length of fishing area: 25 km both banks.
Laxá in Dölum is a fly only river. Anglers must release all salmon 70 cm and larger. It is allowed to take max 1 grilse per rod per shift.
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Layers, layers, layers... The only thing we can be sure of about the weather in Iceland is that you will see all types of weather, and that goes for the whole year around. Iceland is windy and rainy so even if the weather is nice it can cool down with the Northern wind. There is a saying in Iceland, if you do not like the weather... wait a minute.
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Infectious disease agents such as viruses and the parasite, Gyrodactylus salaris, have never been detected in freshwater fish in Iceland.
To prevent the spread of infectious agents from other countries to freshwater fish in Iceland, Icelandic law prohibits the use of fishing equipment that has been used for angling abroad, unless disinfected by approved methods.
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