This kit is perfect for beginners and great if you want to hit the water immediately. It has everything you need, and the fly rod comes with backing and line all setup and ready to go.
One thing that fly fishing newbies might appreciate is that the kit comes with an Essentials Of Fly Fishing DVD, so new enthusiasts won’t look totally clueless on their first outings.
Included in this kit are:
- Graphite four-piece fly rod
- Large arbor fly reel with tools, floating fly line, & flies
- DVD with Instructions
With a top 5 ranking in Amazon’s Fly Fishing Rods category and an average of 5 stars based on 6 reviews, it is definitely one of the more popular fly rods.
Some excerpts from reviews on this product:
“You can literally purchase this kit and be fishing on a river or lake within minutes…” by n8r1 on 4/26/12
“I got help from a friend who has been instructing fly fishing for 30 years. When he went over the components, knowing what I had paid, he complemented me on making a great decision…” by imaginate on 6/2/13
“Husband Happpy, I’m happy…I wanted to get him a multi-purpose rod to take about and this fits the bill…” by Jasmyne Laryssa on 12/28/12
If you’re looking for a beginner kit for yourself or as a gift for a new fly fishing enthusiast, you can’t gone wrong with this pick. Very beginner-friendly with the fly rod already prepped with line & backing, and the included tools help save money versus buying each one separately.