Fly Fishing Rods
Get the perfect fly fishing rod at Field & Stream. Choose from a great selection of top fly rods from the best brands, like Redington®, Sage®, St. Croix®, Fenwick® and more. Whether you’re targeting trout at your favorite stream or going for saltwater game fish, you’ll find the rod you need here.
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There are several factors you’ll want to consider when choosing a fly rod.
Weight rating is the key consideration for choosing the right fly fishing rod. Here is a general guide for some of the most popular species targeted by fly anglers:
For best results, the fly line weight you use should match your rod’s weight rating.
You’ll essentially want to choose fly rod length based on your surroundings. Go with a shorter rod between 6 – 8 feet if you’re fishing a small stream—this will give you added control and maneuverability. When fishing in more open areas where longer casts may be required, look for an 8-10 foot rod. The 9-foot fly rod is arguably the most versatile choice.
Action describes how flexible the fly rod is. Use the following points to select the action you need: