Lake Langavatn is the
largest lake between town Skagastr÷nd and the farm Hof in the
western part of the peninsula Skagi.
It has an area of 3,5 km▓ and is situated 207 m above sea level. River Fjallabaksß enters it from the south and its
discharge, Langavatnsß, connects it with lake Skjaldbreiarvatn.
The lowest part of the
discharge is called Fossß, which cascades over the cliff Krˇksbjarg
into the sea. The lake is
accessible by car (or over 5 km on foot).
The lake abounds in lake char and brown trout, mostly 1-3
pounders. There is no limit
to permits sold per day for Lake Langavatn. The farmers net both lakes.
Lake Skjaldbreiarvatn has an area of 0,3 km▓.
Drive to the lake passable by 4wd vehicles
from farm Steinnsřrastodum.
The distance from the capital is 282 km by the Whale Bay tunnel and 15 from