When buying a fishing pole, a critical aspect you need to consider is its action, which describes its flexibility and bending behavior. In this article we’ll explain exactly what rod action is, and how it differs from rod power (also called rod weight). We’ll also give you a chart of the different categories, and what they are ideally used for.
Heading out on your first fly fishing trip? What gear do you really need? Here's the basic must haves gear list for your fly fishing gear bag. With this in mind we’ve compiled a list to help you on your way with the basics that every angler needs no matter the season.