Lake Gjogursvatn has an area of 0,45 km² and is situated 42 m above sea level. Landamerkjalaekur is its discharge all the way to the sea. It is easily accessible from the main road, which passes it.
The catch consists mainly of lake char. This lake is located in the County Strandasysla, which is renowned for natural beauty and peaceful surroundings.
The distance from the capital is about 370 km by the Whale Bay tunnel and 100 km from Holmavik.