Lake Skriduvatn has an area of 1,25 km². Its greatest depth is 10 m and it is situated 155 m above sea level.
The rivers Oxara and Vatnsdalsa feed it and its discharge, Mulaa, tributes to river Geitdalsa and after the confluence the name changes to river Grimsa. Road no. 1 passes along its whole length. The lake abounds in brown trout, 1-5 pounders.
Fishing hours: 08.00 am to 10.00 p.m. Fishing season: June 1st to September 15th
Bait: All bait is allowed: Fly, worm and lure.
Bragi Björgvinsson at Víðilækur, Ívar Björgvinsson at Djúpivogur and Laufey Sólmundsdóttir at Vatnsskógum in Skriðdalur.
The distance from the capital is about 648 km and 50 km from Egilsstadir.