If you’ve ever had dreams of catching a rooster fish on the fly you had better come prepared. It is one of the most demanding and elusive fish you will ever catch. It’s also one of the coolest. The 30 … more
Latest Fly Reels News
Ross Reels has announced the re-release of their Gunnison reel, in a limited edition run slated for June 2014.
Kara Armano explains one of the newest offerings from Sage, the Evoke Reel. It comes in two sizes, 8 and 10, has an open frame design for suitable for palming for bigger species, a large drag knob, a sealed carbon … more
Jesus Marmol of Nautilus reels explains the company’s newest addition to their stellar line of fresh- and saltwater reels named the CCFX2. The reel won Best of Show at the IFTD trade show and retails from $425 – $555 depending … more
Orvis has announced the sale its Ross Reels subsidiary to the Mayfly Group, which operates various brands including Abel Automatics. “Mayfly Group is honored to be associated with Ross Reels, an iconic fly fishing brand,” says David Dragoo, president of … more
Orvis is reintroducing their classic CFO reel and this time it will be made in the USA. The reels will be available early in 2014 and come in sizes 1wt – 7wt. They’ll all feature a click an pawl drag … more
Bozeman reels has been around for a few years and was an idea hatched by couple of MSU grads with engineering, math and design backgrounds. The company is starting to come into it’s own and is the only reel company … more
Jon Bauer, owner of Bauer Fly Reels, talks to MidCurrent about their latest offering, called the RX. The RX will replace the Rogue series of fly reels with new drags, more porting in the frame, as well as updated colors. … more
The Grateful Dead’s iconic logo is now available on Abel Fly Reels, as part of Abel’s 25th anniversary celebration. The design is hand-painted and received Best of Show in the gift item category at the annual International Fly Tackle Dealer … more
At the recent ICAST in Las Vegas, Abel Reels announced new products ranging from hemostats to mooching reels. Also of note are the new finishes including DeYoung artwork and Grateful Dead logo. Read more via Tackle Tour.