Lake Hopsvatn has an area 1,15 kmē. It is rather shallow and is
situated at 2 m above sea level. River Flokadalsa empties into it and the discharge,
Sandos, spills into the sea. Lake Flokadalsvatn has an area of 0,78 kmē and is situated
at 15 m above sea level.
River Flokadalsa flows through it to lake
Hopsvatn. Both lakes have the same stocks of fish and the catch consists
of sea trout and sea char, 2-3 pounders, and lake char, brown trout and
the occasional salmon. A fishing lodge stands just east of the lakes, close to the farm Minni-Reykir and
the lakes are easily accessible by car. The distance from the capital
is 388 km by the Whale Bay tunnel and 112 km from Akureyri.