East Rangá river

East Rangá has been on top 3 in Iceland for the last decade, and I think almost all salmon anglers in the world have heard the name East Ranga through the years. Average catch for the last 10 years is 4645 salmon pr year and there is not many rivers who can beat that.

Iceland Outfitters are proud to announce that we will have available Autumn fishing in East Ranga for the next years. The fishing in the autumn are really good, price is good and the anglers can choose if they want to stay at self-catering lodge or full-service lodge.

Average Catch last 10 years by weeks

5-11 sept 252 salmon

12-18 sept 203 salmon

19-25 sept 206 salmon

26-2 Oct 152 salmon

3-9 Oct 107 salmon

10-16 Oct 101 salmon

There are 18 rods in the river who share 9 beats, 2 rods on every beat, Every two rods change beat after 6 hour fishing an rotated in the river.

For more information please send email to harpa@icelandoutfitters.com or stefan@icelandoutfitters.com


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From 4. September to 20. October

Prime time

From early September to mid October



Recommended flies

Sunray shadow, Snælda, R Frances, Willy gun, Bismo Sunrey, Black and Blue.

Recommended tackles

Double handed rods 13-15 foot, floating line, sink tip.

Fishing time

from 4-10 September 7-13 and 15-21. After 11 september 8-14 and 14-20.

Please contact us for more information


Last updated: 05/05/2015 13:00:18 via Icelandic Meteorological Office