Distance from Reykjavík:
As long as the roads are open
Number of rods:
Fly, spinner, bait
The best flies:
Various streamers, nymphs, and dries
The lake is part of the lake cluster known as Framvötn. It’s located in the highlands about 160 km from Reykjavik, a short distance from Landmannahellir.
Fishing is allowed in the whole lake
Season and opening hours
From when the roads open and until they close. Please refer to www.road.is | The Icelandic Road and Coastal Administration for information fishing is allowed around the clock – No set opening hours
Anglers are asked to make themselves known at the park ranger cabin in Landmannahellir. Anglers are asked to fill out a fishing report after fishing. The report can be found at the ranger cabin
How to get there
Follow road 1 heading east to Landmannahellir. Just before reaching Landmannahellir make a left turn onto a gravel road and follow it down to the lake. Please refer to the map.