Nate Holmes put this piece together for Fly Lords Mag a few days ago, and there’s quite a bit of information to digest here. If you’re getting the bug to start exploring saltwater fly fishing, then this is definitely an article you need to read. You can read it in full here. The post The Best Saltwater Fly Reels appeared first on MidCurrent.
For most fly anglers, saltwater fly fishing is viewed as a proving ground or a right of passage in the sport. Saltwater fly fishing typically requires a bit more skill and knowledge to be successful, and the target species require a bit stronger gear to chase. Arguably the most important piece of that gear is a good fly reel; one with a strong, reliable drag… Read More »The Best Saltwater Fly Reels, and How to Find Yours
After proving itself on the highest stage in tournament fly fishing, the new Ultralite® LL rod series and Ultradisc reels from Hardy® will be available to consumers beginning in September 2020. Designed to give anglers a decided advantage in any trout stream, the Ultralite LL delivers a series of technique-specific rods that offer some of the most refined and usable actions on the market for… Read More »Hardy Releases new Rod and Reel
Dennis Pastucha, with Fly Fisherman Magazine, put together a great review on a rod and reel combo I’ve never seen before. The rod is the “El Jefe,” and it’s built by a company called Pescador on the Fly. The El Jefe is a six-piece travel rod that breaks down into a 22-inch long case – complete with a machined aluminum reel. It all comes with a lifetime… Read More »Gear Review: El Jefe Packable Rod Combo