has an area of 0,76. It is
shallow and situated 14 m above sea level. Its catchment area are a few brooks and its
discharge tributes to Langilaekur and Hrolleifsa. The catch consists of small lake char
and brown trout.
During "The Age of
Settlement" Hrolleifur the Great and his mother lived in the valley
Hrolleifsdalur. His mother was a witch and difficult to cope with. Eventually they were
outlawed from the district and settled at As in the Lake Valley farther west. There Hrolleifur was
caught poaching and killed the first settler of the valley, Ingimundur
Cardholders must sign up at Hraun and show both the
Fishing card and an appropriate ID.
Season: May 1st to September 20th.
Bait: All bait is allowed: fly, worm and lure.
Contact / landlord:
Magnús Pétursson, Hraun. Tel: (+354) 453-7422 and Mobile: (+354)
The distance from the capital is about 364
km by the Whale Bay tunnel and 21 from