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- Built for the hardcore angler, yet priced with frugality in mind
- 8’6″ 5-wt.
- Smooth, crisp performance
- Packaged with a large arbor Encounter reel, weight-forward floating line, backing, and leader
Instead of “entry level,” we think of our Encounter rod outfits as “affordable awesomeness.” The 8’6″ 5-weight Encounter rod outfit is the answer to the question, “What’s the first rod I should buy?”. Ideal as an all around rod for trout and light bass fishing, the Encounter is the perfect first rod for any fly angler.
Helios 2 9-weight 11' Fly Rod—Tip Flex, RH Outfit – includes Mirage V reel, Hydros 3D Switch line, LH Outfit – includes Mirage V reel, Hydros 3D Switch line